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1 March 2014 : Kaleidoscope Quilt with Maggie Sweet

1 March 2014 : Kaleidoscope Quilt with Maggie Sweet

Maggie Sweet’s newest workshop, Kaleidoscope, will teach you how to create this beautiful and seemingly complex patchwork pattern in a surprisingly quick and simple way. Kaleidoscope quilts are known for their bold, pinwheel patterns, which use careful cutting of the repeat design of printed fabrics to create symmetrical, secondary patterns in the finished block. The… Continue Reading

Starting January : Learn to make a patchwork quilt

Starting January : Learn to make a patchwork quilt

Patchwork and quilting projects are everywhere these days, and we’re all being tempted by the lovely images in the magazines and TV programmes – but what if you’re just a beginner and don’t know how to do all that fancy stuff? It takes loads of special skills and years of experience to make a patchwork… Continue Reading

Get that UFO* done with our Saturday Project classes

Get that UFO* done with our Saturday Project classes

*No flying saucers here… in the world of patchwork and quilting, a UFO is an Un-Finished Object, and almost all quilters have a few lying around somewhere! When it comes to unfinished quilting projects, we’ve found that there’s usually a reason why they’re not done – a decision that needs to be made, a technical… Continue Reading

Join Maggie’s Strip Club (and get 10% off precuts)

Join Maggie’s Strip Club (and get 10% off precuts)

Have you discovered the excitement of stripping yet? If not, now’s the time to give it a go, with the return of the hugely popular Maggie’s Strip Club, starting on Monday, 9 September 2013. In this weekly class, expert stripper Maggie Sweet will show you the secrets of making quick quilts from fabrics in the… Continue Reading