The Festival of Quilts and The Quilters’ Guild are opening up their annual competition to first-time quilters with a brand new Complete Beginners category.
Guest blogger Janome UK shares a reflection on their 100th Anniversary year and how far sewing machines have developed since those early days. A must read for those of you who love your sewing machine history!
Get to know The Guild by meeting our talented members! We have interesting and inspiring members all over the country doing amazing sewing and we want you to be able to share their work.
Meet Guild member, Pascale Michalski.
Textile artist Gillian Cooper extols the virtues of keeping a sketchbook.
We could all do with a bit of festive cheer right now, and how better to achieve this than to put our sewing skills to use?
Janome UK launch The BIG JANOME Skill Share with Jenni Smith to celebrate their 100th birthday, and 100 pairs of entrants will be given FREE access to Jenni’s Ultimate Quilt Course to celebrate!
Chitra Balasubramaniam explains how ancient skills are being applied to modern designs.
We are delighted to share this article from Guild member Sarah Hibbert about her work, The Festival of Quilts, and her wonderful new Log Cabin design for The Guild’s Pattern Box collection.
British Quilt Study Group member Janet Rae takes you on a journey through the history of the Log Cabin design.
Guild member Jenni Smith introduces a new quilting course for beginners that supports The Quilters’ Guild.