Quilting community share their vintage sewing machines

Today's Quilter sewing machine quilt block

When Jo Avery researched her latest block of the month, she called out to the online quilting community to share their vintage sewing machines. Here are some of the beautiful photos of antique machines that she discovered…

Todays Quilter issue 38

Today's Quilter issue 38

We’re buzzing with creativity and can’t wait to get our hands on issue 38 of Today’s Quilter magazine, with a tempting trove of quilting treasures hidden within. Here’s what’s in store this month…

Read all about: The 1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet

1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet issue 38

This month we’re celebrating a quilting icon! The UK’s earliest known dated patchwork, the 1718 Silk Coverlet, is 300 years old this year. We’re proud to reveal our exclusive Anniversary Souvenir Supplement to celebrate the coverlet’s heritage, in association with The Quilters’ Guild.

1718 Coverlet: Tribute quilts gallery

Students following Joy Edgington's block of the month display their Tribute quilts

We caught up with three groups this month who have taken their inspiration from the 1718 Silk Patchwork Coverlet in our souvenir supplement. Here we share one group’s quilts in more detail in this online gallery.