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Love Patchwork & Quilting

Love Patchwork & Quilting 82

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Love Patchwork & Quilting is the brand new magazine from the makers of Mollie Makes and Simply Crochet. Every issue features fresh, modern, step-by-step projects for quilts, cushions, home style and gifts, with something for every skill level. In addition there are fascinating features and interviews, the latest fabric and trends, plus news, reviews and ideas to inform and inspire you. Essential reading for every modern quilter! ****Note: This digital edition is not printable and does not include the covermount items or supplements you would find with printed copies***

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United Kingdom
Immediate Media Company London Limited
$12.10(Incl. tax)
$111.07(Incl. tax)
13 Issues

in this issue

1 min.
keep it simple

Quilty people are the BEST people. We’re so fortunate to be a part of the modern quilting community – you couldn’t hope to meet a more supportive, kind and creative bunch. The new year often brings new quilters into the mix and here at LP&Q we’re making it our mission not only to inspire seasoned quilters, but to encourage beginners with accessible instructions and achievable makes. Remember how daunting your first quilt project felt? Those slightly mis-matched points, wonky edges and uneven quilting? Remember the glow of pride when you finally finished? I still feel that buzz at the end of a project! So, if you’re new here – welcome to the fold! And if you're an old friend, we're so glad to still have you quilting along with us. Join…

6 min.
out there

Jar of hearts What better way to put your cutest prints and sweetest scraps to good use than this? Designed by Satomi Hoar of Satomi Quilts, the Farmhouse Mason Jars quilt is traditionally pieced and beginner friendly, offering bite-sized blocks for any level of quilter. With three sizes, a bonus mini block and a scrappy variation included in the pattern, it's easy to make these dinky jars your own. We're already dreaming of the fussy cutting opportunities within those hearts! Get your quilt pattern (and coordinating table runner pattern, too) at satomiquilts.etsy.com GOOD TO GO We can aways rely on Lucy Engels to come up with a graphic quilt design that packs a punch. Her latest offering, Go Quilt, plays with bold lines, striking shapes and easy-piece seams. Thanks to its row-by-row construction…

4 min.
tropical form

YOU WILL NEED Fabric A: 1›/ yds Fabric B: 1¼yds Fabric C: 1yd Fabric D: / yd Fabric E: ½yd Fabric F: ¼yd Fabric G: 2yds Fabric H: 2yds Backing: 4½yds Binding fabric: / yd Batting: 78in square One hundred and forty four (144) copies of the FPP template One (1) copy each of Templates 1, 2, and 3 FINISHED SIZE 72in square NOTES Seam allowances are ¼in, unless otherwise noted. Press seams to one side, unless otherwise instructed. Templates include seam allowances around the outer edges only. RST = right sides together. WOF = width of fabric. FPP = Foundation Paper Piecing. For FPP, adjust stitch length to 1.5mm. Fabric supplied by Cloud9 Fabrics (cloud9fabrics.com) SORT YOUR PRINT FABRICS INTO A GRADIENT TO CREATE A MEDALLION EFFECT FABRICS USED Print fabrics are from the…

4 min.
among the stars

YOU WILL NEED Fabric 1 (white) ½yd Fabric 2 (yellow) ½yd Fabric 3 (red) ½yd Fabric 4 (pink) ½yd Fabric 5 (blue) ½yd Background fabric (navy) 2½yds Backing fabric: 4yds Batting: 70in square Binding fabric: ½yd One (1) copy each of Triangle Templates A, B and C FINISHED SIZE 66in x 65in NOTES Seam allowances are ¼in, unless otherwise noted. Press seams open throughout, unless otherwise instructed. Templates include seam allowances, where necessary. For templates, see p87. WOF = width of fabric. Fabric supplied by Ruby Star Society (rubystarsociety.com). FABRICS USED Fabrics are from the Alma collection by Alexia Marcelle Abegg, the Spark collection by Melody Miller, and the Pop! and Speckled collections by Rashida Coleman-Hale, all for Ruby Star Society. USE STAR-SCATTERED PRINTS AND POPS OF METALLICS TO ADD TO THE OUTER SPACE VIBES CUTTING…

4 min.
my favourite things

Earlier today, I sat down at my sewing table, took a deep breath and said to myself, “I just love sewing”. But if you would have asked me what was so great about a needle pulling thread through fabric, I would have told you that you were completely missing the point. Because some of my favourite things about sewing have nothing to do with sewing. It’s everything else. One of my favourite moments of any sewing project is that still, quiet space right before I turn on my machine. Sometimes I draw it out for minutes If you’re anything like me, you have certain sewing rituals. There are things we do to prepare for our sewing projects, whether they are space-related, sound-related or even snack-related. I’m sure these pre-sewing routines vary from…

4 min.
throwing shapes

YOU WILL NEED Fabric A (white) 5/ 8 yd Fabric B (grey) ½yd Fabric C (light pink) one (1) fat quarter Fabric D (navy) one (1) fat quarter Fabric E (turquoise) one (1) fat quarter Fabric F (purple) ½yd Fabric G (green) (includes binding) ¾yd Batting: 44in square Backing: 1¼yds FINISHED SIZE 38in x 36in NOTES Seam allowances are ¼in, unless otherwise noted. RST = right sides together. WOF = width of fabric. HRT = Half-rectangle Triangle. Press all fabrics well before cutting. Fabrics provided by Wool Warehouse (woolwarehouse.co.uk) Vlieseline 80/20 Cotton mix batting available from Lady Sew and Sew (ladysewandsew.co.uk) COMPLEMENT THE SHARP PIECING WITH A STRUCTURED GRID OF QUILTING LINES FABRICS USED All fabrics are Kona Cotton Solids by Robert Kaufman in White, Ash, Carnation, Prussian, Bahama Blue, Gumdrop and Limelight. CUTTING OUT 1 From…