Sponsored post: Time to top up your stash

  We’re feeling slightly glum about the end of summer in the Today’s Quilter office – so what better way to brighten our days than with a spot of craft supplies shopping? Brand new website Sew.co.uk is set to become our new go-to for fabric, patterns, basics such as needles and thread, and even sewing… Continue reading

Meet Kaffe Fassett quilt designer Liza Prior Lucy

Quilt designer Liza Prior Lucy certainly has what we’d class as as dream job, partnering with Kaffe Fassett on creating quilts for their book collaborations, and running Glorious Color, an online shop selling Kaffe Fassett quilt fabrics amongst others. We’re very excited to have Liza on board for issue 1 of Today’s Quilter – she’s designed… Continue reading

Quilt design of the week: Photo piecing an English seaside scene

photo pieced quilt design

There may be a few clouds in the sky right now, but that’s not going to stop us enjoying a good old British summer complete with fish and chips, walks on the beach and sticks of rock. This gorgeous quilt design from The Purl Bee takes an iconic scene – rows of colourful beach huts… Continue reading

Festival of Quilts 2015 highlights

Janette Chilver Festival of Quilts

We were absolutely overwhelmed by the talent and design prowess on display at Festival of Quilts 2015. The curated galleries contained quilt designs by much-loved names such as Philippa Naylor and Gloria Loughman, plus plenty of new talent in the graduate showcase area, as well as areas dedicated to artists from Russia, Mexico, Australia and… Continue reading

Come visit us at Festival of Quilts 2015

We’re making our debut at Festival of Quilts 2015 alongside our sister magazine, Love Patchwork and Quilting – come and visit us at stand number 6. As well as a chance to chat to the team and pick up some cheap subscription deals, we’ll be hosting a number of lectures and workshops. Jenny Fox-Proverbs (editor… Continue reading

Introducing… Today’s Quilter Magazine

Hello and a warm welcome to the Today’s Quilter magazine blog. We’re a brand new quilting magazine, launching 17 September 2015. Today’s Quilter will be the first magazine to take a completely fresh look at the world of traditional quilting, packed with 100 glorious pages of reading pleasure. We’re here to help you improve your… Continue reading