Free Christmas appliqué templates

Mandy Shaw Christmas applique hanging

As the lights get switched on around the UK this week and Black Friday Sales fill up our inboxes, enjoy a spot of seasonal stitching with Mandy Shaw’s Christmas appliqué patterns.

Our favourite quilters: meet Mandy Shaw

Mandy Shaw

Quilt designer Mandy Shaw makes the loveliest of quilts, and her quilting story is rich with adventure. This weekend she’s back on TV showcasing some classic quilting and sewing projects!

Today’s Quilter issue 23

Today's Quilter issue 23

Our new issue hits the shops this Thursday, with subscriber copies already hitting doormats across the UK. As well as helping you to hone your EPP and appliqué skills, you’ll find a fun fashion project inside plus Mandy’s Shaw’s organiser and (of course) the latest in Jo Avery’s A Month in the Country BOM series. We’ve filled every page… Continue reading

Issue 23: free foundation piecing & appliqué templates!

Todays Quilter issue 23 free quilters templates

Issue 23 has officially landed! Subscribers are already having their post boxes brightened up by Jo Colwill’s irresistible appliqué daisies and our free Kaleidoscope English Paper Piecing booklet, plus 200 paper pieces to match. Our new issue will officially be available in shops this Thursday. If you’re not a subscriber, you can order your copy today at our online… Continue reading

Be inspired with issue 22 of Today’s Quilter

Today's Quilter 22 cover

Our latest issue is out today and she’s bursting with spring cheer and the mouthwateringly-delicious fabrics to give your quilting table a boost this month! Issue 22 is available now in our online store and you can download our issue templates here on the blog. It comes with one of handiest ever free gifts – a set of… 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

Download your issue 18 quilters’ templates today

TQ18 Pickle Dish quilt

What better way to start off 2017 than with our brand new issue? Issue 18 is on sale on Thursday 5th January, and it’s packed with so many gorgeous quilts. If you’re going to making the projects, then read on to download all the templates that you’ll need. You’ll find lots of ideas to inspire… Continue reading

Cosy up with issue 17

Today's Quilter issue 17

Introducing our new issue… jam-packed full of fresh quilt projects just for you! Issue 17 of Today’s Quilter magazine hits the shops today and comes with a souvenir supplement, created exclusively in collaboration with The Quilter’s Guild. Immerse yourself in the story of the iconic Mariner’s Compass and create a quilt inspired by the Guild’s historic fabric collection…. Continue reading

Issue 17 quilters templates: winter shapes

Christmas wreath cushion

Our first copies of the new issue of Today’s Quilter arrived in the office today. The first time we see any issue fresh back from the printers is one of our favourite moments of the month, and we can’t wait for you to see it too! Issue 17 goes on sale next week, and shes’ a beauty. If you’re making the… Continue reading