Warm congratulations to Kaffe Fassett this month! He’s been awarded an MBE in recognition of his services to the crafts of knitting and needlework this month, and it couldn’t be more deserved.
We might be sweltering away in a heatwave here in the UK, but this just means we’re seeking out shady spots for some soothing sewing! Our sister TV station Sewing Quarter has got just the thing to keep us busy… 5 days of festive sewing shows to get us started with our quilting projects for Christmas 2018!
When it comes to fabric brands, Liberty always comes top of our list for iconic British design that add instant stye to any sewing project. So we’re delighted to discover that Liberty’s new quilting-weight fabric collection, The English Garden, is going to be demo’d live on air on Sewing Quarter TV this weekend!
We’re excited to reveal that one of our favourite regular designers for Today’s Quilter, Mandy Shaw, will be joining the Sewing Quarter presenting team… tomorrow! Mandy’s making her Sewing Quarter debut tomorrow morning, and we hear she’s got some stylish Easter sewing projects lined up to show us. She’ll be appearing in two shows: the first at 8am and the second at 10am. You can… Continue reading
There’s been a buzz of excitement in the Today’s Quilter offices today! We’re excited to reveal that our new sister TV channel, Sewing Quarter officially launched today. The UK’s first shopping channel dedicated to sewing and quilting, launched this morning on Freeview channel 78 (from 8am – 12pm) and online at www.sewingquarter.com all day. Our Senior Editor Jen has been hands… Continue reading