Today's Quilter provides a fresh take on traditional quilting with 100 glorious pages of projects, features, techiniques and news for intermediate to expert quilters. The quilt projects are exquisitely photographed, while technical features improve skills. There's quilting news, events to visit, designer profiles and quilt heritage, plus chat and fun from the quilting community.
INSPIRED BY… • A little English paper piecing
What to see and do now DIARY DATES • Treat yourself to a wonderful day out at an inspiring quilting or textile exhibition. See what’s on around the country with our handy listings guide.
FRESH PICKS ALL THE LATEST QUILTING NEWS • Struggling with Christmas shopping this holiday season? Have no fear! Here, we share all the latest quilt-kit must-haves that would make fab gifts for the crafty people in your life!
SHOW & TELL • JOIN IN AND BE PART OF OUR COMMUNITY
JOLLY HOLLY • This gorgeous quilt, featuring holly leaves and berries, is the perfect Christmas make. The green, red and black colours used for the pattern make it really striking!
THE MAKERS’ CHRISTMAS CAROL • The festive season is for joy, so don’t push yourself to your limits, wearily wrapping fuelled only by mince pies. Instead, heed Helen Martin’s advice
SET THE CHRISTMAS TABLE! • This table runner with Christmas baubles is the perfect addition when laying your table for a family feast this festive season.
quilting styles STRIPPY QUILTS • Anne Williams takes a look at this distinctive heritage favourite
COMFORT AND JOY • This cosy row-by-row Christmas quilt will bring comfort and joy to your home with its seasonal shades of red and green plus a pretty pop of pink!
ESSENTIAL GUIDE Making Floor Tile Blocks
Useful guide to quilting goodies! DIRECTORY
O, TANNENBAUM • Get rid of the messy pine tree this year and sew your own version with this delightful design featuring pieced stars and appliqué detail!
TEMPLATES • All the templates you’ll need from issue 107...
Notes from the Classroom with Renée Fleuranges-Valdes IS YOUR QUILT SQUARE? • Renée Fleuranges-Valdes emphasises the importance of squaring up your quilt and shares her method for this vital step
NEXT MONTH ISSUE 108 ON SALE 23rd of November 2023 • TO RECEIVE ISSUE 108 AS YOUR FIRST COPY, SUBSCRIBE BEFORE 8 NOVEMBER 2023. SEE PAGE 18 FOR DETAILS!