Guest post: Aurifil’s essential guide to quilting threads

Aurifil threads

As part of our week-long series of free quilting tutorials for our World Craft Week, the lovely folk at Aurifil are sharing this guest post. Today they’re tackling an item that’s essential to every quilting project – thread! What are the different thread weights available and how do they affect your finished sewing? Over to them…

Announcing our bespoke new thread range for Aurifil

Today's Quilter Aurifil threads

We are so very excited to reveal that we’ve been working with quilters’ favourites Aurifil to curate a Limited Edition thread collection. We’ve hand picked 10 thread shades especially to quilt and piece heritage-style fabrics and stylish colour palettes. This starter pack includes 50wt threads for you to create classic quilts in beautiful colours. What do you think? We’re sending out… Continue reading

12 days of Christmas #3 Aurifil threads giveaway

Aurifil threads giveaway

Welcome to day 3 of our 12 Days of Christmas series! December is officially the month of Christmas shopping, and wrapping, and baking… but it’s let’s all make a pact to reward ourselves with some quality sewing time! Today we’ve got a lovely giveaway to boost your sewing stash. One lucky winner will receive this box of oh-so-handy Aurifil threads in… Continue reading

Big birthday competition: Win Aurifil threads!

Win Aurifil threads

Did we mention, it’s our birthday? Today is THE day for festivities here in the Today’s Quilter office. Not only are we planning a mid-morning craft session complete with bubbly and cake to celebrate a year of Today’s Quilter magazine, today also marks week 2 of our Big Birthday Competition! Every Friday for a month… Continue reading

Stock up your threads stash!

Subscribe to Today's Quilter and get free threads

When it comes to simple pleasures in life, it’s a well-established fact that we quilters love nothing more than new stash for our next patchwork project. So we’re really excited about this month’s offer for new subscribers here in the UK – sign up today and you’ll get a Metler thread bundle worth £50!  If you’re thinking… Continue reading