Kaffe Fassett news + quilts gallery

Kaffe Fassett

We’re lucky enough to be based in South West England here at TQ towers, and it’s not often internatational quilting superstars jet into town. So we’re a bit excited at the recent launch of the new Kaffe Fassett exhibition at the American Museum of Britian in nearby Bath.

Antique British Quilts supplement

Todays Quilter issue 42 supplement

Take a tour of Britain and the British Isles and see extraordinary examples of precious quilts from bygone days with our souvenir supplement, only with issue 42 of Today’s Quilter magazine.

The Dear Jane Quilt: your guide to the 1863 Jane A. Stickle Quilt

The Jane A Stickle Quilt

Delve into the history of this legendary quilt, which has captured the hearts of quilters around the world. Jane Rae explores the phenomenon that is the Dear Jane quilt.

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…

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.

Celebrate the designs of William Morris

TQ32 William Morris supplement

We’re so excited to bring you our new supplement, delving into the heritage of one of Britain’s best-loved artists! William Morris: Celebrating the designs of the Arts & Crafts icon comes with issue 32 of Today’s Quilter magazine. Join us to explore the history and behind the designs that have inspired generations of artists. Here’s what you’ll find inside…… Continue reading

Revealed! Our exclusive new collaboration with The Quilter’s Guild

Issue 29 Devon County Supplement

Exciting times! It’s well established that we love reproduction fabrics and quilt heritage, so when we were given the chance to work with The Quilter’s Guild on a souvenir supplement to celebrate the launch of their new Devon County fabric collection, we jumped at the chance. After months of planning, it’s finally here! When issue 29 of… Continue reading

Today’s Quilter issue 16

Today's Quilter issue 16 Dresden quilt

It’s finally here! We’ve been eagerly awaiting the arrival of issue 16 here at TQ HQ as it’s the one with the free quilter’s roll clips… happy days. Our December issue officially hits the shops this week, UK readers can buy it here, or if you’re overseas, get it straight to your phone or tablet with… Continue reading

Behind the quilt: The Sidmouth Quilt

Behind the quilt Sidmouth revisited

When Susan Briscoe created her Sidmouth Revisited quilt for  issue 15 of Today’s Quilter magazine, she looked to the past for inspiration. Her scrappy medallion quilt is a fresh take on an early 19th century quilt in The Quilters’ Guild of the British Isles’ collection. Susan had admired this quilt for a long time so, when the Guild reprinted the… Continue reading