How to sew a sunflower star quilt block #quiltblockchallenge

Sunflower quilt block Carolyn Forster

As part of our Quilt Block Challenge for World Craft Week, we’re challenging you to make and share a block you’ve never tried before! If you’re looking for inspiration for where to begin, why not try Carolyn Forster‘s scrappy star block with a Dresden-twist? It’s one of our favourite blocks ever to appear in Today’s… Continue reading

How to sew a World Star Quilt Block #worldcraftweek

Laura selfie web

Hooray! This week is World Craft Week and to celebrate, we’re challenging you to take the Quilt Block Challenge! It’s fun to join in – simply sew a quilt block you’ve never tried before and share a pic of your finished block. If you’re feeling brave, show us yourself in the photo too for a patchwork… Continue reading

Join our Quilt Block Challenge for World Craft Week!

Win Lecien fabrica

This week sees the first ever annual World Craft Week and we’re joining in the celebrations! The week is a time to celebrate and share our love of quilting with fellow fabric fans around the world. What better way to join in the fun than with a spot of sewing? Today we’re officially launching the Quilt Block Challenge… Continue reading

Download our issue 21 quilters’ templates

A Month in the Country BOM applique

Reach for your rotary cutter and fabric stash and get making the projects from issue 21 today! Issue 21 of Today’s Quilter is on sale now, and it comes with a FREE 44-page Creative Triangles mini magazine, featuring five stunning projects by Pam and Nicky Lintott plus your complete guide to mastering the versatile 60-degree triangle. See what else issue 21 has in store here or read… Continue reading

Get set for Spring with issue 21

Today's Quilter issue 21

Get ready to boost your sewing skills for the new season: issue 21 hits the shops this Thursday. Inside you’ll find vintage-inspired hexagons, exquisite eight-pointed stars, cathedral windows cushion, Union Jack quilt and our favourite BOM yet. Read on for our issue 21 overview… get your copy today in our online store and enjoy a fresh season of… Continue reading

Get ready to sew: it’s National Quilting Day

Happy Worldwide Quilting Day everyone! Today is one of our favourite days of the year… a time to celebrate quilting all around the world! The day was started over 20 years ago to connect quilters and the shops that support them. You don’t need to do much to join in the fun, just get quilting and spread the word about… Continue reading

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Take a quilt trip with a historical twist

Did you know that last Friday was National Harriet Tubman Day? We love sharing the stories of the remarkable women who came before us, and Harriet’s story is as fascinating as they come. So we’re excited to hear that Mandy Shaw is planning a special quilting holiday later this year, inspired by Harriet and the history of New England quilts. Harriet Tubman… Continue reading

Friday fabric: Flo’s Little Flowers

Lewis & Irene jelly roll

Get ready to give your spring quilts a serious boost of flower power! We’re playing with a Jelly Roll of Lewis & Irene fabric today, and we’re loving it! We’re posting these pretty bundles of pre-cuts out to new subscribers this month (visit our subscriptions store for details), and we’re lucky enough to keep one for ourselves too…. Continue reading

Download your quilters’ templates for issue 20 today

Octagon quilt in Today's Quilter

It’s that time again where we offer you a helping hand with your next quilt project! Download our free templates to sew up beautiful embroidered leaves, stash-busting diamonds and octagons that wow! Read on to get your free quilters templates from issue 20 of Today’s Quilter magazine. This month’s templates are bursting with Spring cheer, including: Embroidery templates: designed by… Continue reading

Inside issue 20: Master the art of Prairie patchwork

Today's Quilter issue 20

It’s arrived! After weeks of gathering up beautiful quilt projects and features, tweaking the photographs and checking the words, the waiting is over… issue 20 is out today. Our office copies have landed here at TQ towers so we couldn’t resist showing off what’s inside the issue for you. Order your copy in our online store and get ready to enjoy a burst of… Continue reading