You can preview the contents pages from the new issue of Popular Patchwork here, Popular Patchwork Bag Special 2014.

Popular Patchwork Bag Special 2014Our Bag Special 2014 is in the shops from 2nd May, contains a whole 100 pages full of new 35 ideas and inspirations and thirteen great bag projects!

Our cover project is Kerry Wilkinson's stylish, simple Scrappy Tote. Inside you'll find a great variety of bag patterns from all your favourite designers, including Brenda Dean, Stuart Hillard, Madeline Millington, Regan Purcell, Chris Franses, Sally Ablett, Sadie Yeomans and Sara Jaskiewicz, Sarah Sparkes, Davina Thomas and Anne Williams. From toddler backpacks to evening clutch purses, there's sure to be a bag to suit.

Within our features pages, we meet Big-City Bag author Sara Lawson and talk to Brenda Dean about her quilting life. In this month's Scrap Attack, Stuart Hillard shows us how to make appliqué peony blocks, whilst Brenda Dean and Janet Richardson tell us about a clever adjustable bag strap in Hints and Tips.

There are over £400 worth of prizes and giveaways in this issue, Don't forget to check the 'What's New' pages for our prize draws and special offers.

You'll never miss an issue as a subscriber, and you can save money off the cover price of each issue. This month can treat yourself to a free Creative Grids ruler with a new subscription. A subscription to Popular Patchwork magazine also gives you access to exclusive competitions and content here on the website. Why not visit our Subscriptions page today?