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Jan's Tote Bag Tutorial

Jan's Tote Bag Tutorial

Jan has put together a photo tutorial to illustrate her method of making a quilted tote bag, inspired by the one she made to hand over Tessa's wedding quilt this summer.

£85 worth of fantastic Vilene products to be won!

£85 worth of fantastic Vilene products to be won!

Come and vote for your favourite in our online gallery.

The don't panic guide to today's sewing machine shop

The don't panic guide to today's sewing machine shop

Carolyn Sinclair leads you through purchasing the right machine

Denim Delights

Denim Delights

Time for another challenge! On your marks, get set....

Perfect Square In A Square

Perfect Square In A Square

You can convert any of your square rulers into a guide to make the perfect 'Square-in-a-square'. Brenda tells us how to do it with your 12 1/2 inch square.

Machine quilting as a positive option

Machine quilting as a positive option

Wholecloth Quilting for the 21st Century, C June Barnes puts forward the case for machine quilting

Italian Quilting

Italian Quilting

Moira Neal explores italian quilting.

Confident Colour

Confident Colour

Learn about the colour wheel and fail-safe colour combinations for successful quilts

Rainbow dyeing

Rainbow dyeing

Davina Thomas shows how using Dyrect dyes in a microwave can give you fabulous results in minutes

Popular Patchwork February 2010 Preview - The Sewing Machine, a girl's best friend

Popular Patchwork February 2010 Preview - The Sewing Machine, a girl's best friend

For subscribers only, preview "The Sewing Machine, a girl's best friend". To be published in Popular Patchwork February 2010, in the shops from 1st January. Subscribers Only

Popular Patchwork January 2010 Preview - Layering up your quilt

Popular Patchwork January 2010 Preview - Layering up your quilt

For subscribers only, preview "Layering up your quilt", an extract from "The Quilting Answer Book" by Barbara Weiland Talbert. To be published in Popular Patchwork January 2010, in the shops from 4th December. Subscribers Only

Popular Patchwork December 2009 Preview - The Sewing Machine, a girl's best friend

Popular Patchwork December 2009 Preview - The Sewing Machine, a girl's best friend

For subscribers only, preview "The Sewing Machine, a girl's best friend". To be published in Popular Patchwork December 2009, in the shops from 6th November. Subscribers Only

Space Dyeing

Space Dyeing

Space dyeing is a technique used to create lovely fabrics which shade from one colour to another. Depending on the method used the fabrics can be softly muted or vibrant

Photographing Patchwork - Common Mistakes

Photographing Patchwork - Common Mistakes

The second part of Peter's helpful series, teaching us to get the most out of photographing our work. Text and Photographs copyright Peter Dean.

Quilting Frame Solutions

Quilting Frame Solutions

Dusie is the proud owner of her first machine quilting frame! Join her in her new adventure, and find out how got on with ordering, building and using it!

Photographing Patchwork - Colour Balance

Photographing Patchwork - Colour Balance

The first installment of Peter's great new series, helping us get the most out of photographing our work. Text and Photographs copyright Peter Dean.

Foundation Piecing

Foundation Piecing

Pauline Lindsey demonstrates the tricks and skill of foundation piecing

Step by Step guide to sewing a butted edge binding

Step by Step guide to sewing a butted edge binding

A quick reference guide to simple binding

Technique in a Day: Tyvek

Technique in a Day: Tyvek

Inspired by Judy Fairless' article in the May issue of Popular Patchwork, Katy experiments with Tyvek and a Moorish Fortress theme

Super Calligraphic

Super Calligraphic

Whether it's to add humour or to create a background, stitched writing is the Signature mark of a Dorothy Stapleton quilt.

Top 5 Techniques

Colour for Quilters

Colour is very personal. Follow the simple guide here, illustrated with stunning quilts, and get ideas for your own masterpiece

Super Calligraphic

Whether it's to add humour or to create a background, stitched writing is the Signature mark of a Dorothy Stapleton quilt.

Technique in a Day: Tyvek

Inspired by Judy Fairless' article in the May issue of Popular Patchwork, Katy experiments with Tyvek and a Moorish Fortress theme

Quilting Frame Solutions

Dusie is the proud owner of her first machine quilting frame! Join her in her new adventure, and find out how got on with ordering, building and using it!

Machine quilting as a positive option

Wholecloth Quilting for the 21st Century, C June Barnes puts forward the case for machine quilting

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