Coral Anniversary – Month 5

We love the Sawtooth Star and it looks striking in the coral and cream.  You're over half way now with your quilt! Do post pictures on our facebook page of how you're getting on - we would love to see. month 5 - Coral Anniversary - click to download [...] Continue Reading

Coral Anniversary – Month 4

This month you'll be making the Flower Basket block.  You should be getting used to using the Multi-Size Flying Geese & 45/90 ruler by now and you will use it in this block for your half-square triangles. We would love to post some pictures on our gallery of [...] Continue Reading

What can you do with a fat eighth?

Fat eighth bundles are kind of like the new kid on the block.  Although, they of course have technically been around for a long time,  Moda's new fat eighth bundles have created a lot more interest.  A fat eighth is approximately 10in x 22in - a very handy [...] Continue Reading

Coral Anniversary – month 3

We hope you're enjoying making the quilt.  Here is month 3 for you to download - this is a pretty row and you will need to use your 45°/90° ruler to make your half-square triangles. Month 3 Coral Anniversary - click to download [...] Continue Reading

Coral Anniversary – Month 2

Here is month two of our Coral Anniversary quilt.  We hope you've had a good Bank Holiday weekend and are ready to get started on the next block! Coral Anniversary - month 2 This block is called Courthouse Steps and a fun and easy block to make.  Pictured below [...] Continue Reading

FREE miniature quilt pattern

You may remember last year we ran a free miniature block of the month.  It was very popular so if you fancy getting stuck into something new and miniature then you can download each of the twelve block patterns here.  We would love to see any pictures of blocks or [...] Continue Reading

Coral Anniversary – Month 1

Little did we know 35 years ago that The Quilt Room would still continue to be a massive part of our lives. So much has changed over the years especially in terms of new techniques - rotary cutting was in its very early infancy when we first opened - not sure how [...] Continue Reading

FREE precuts club

Hands up who fancies a FREE precut pattern! Come join us for a relaxed hour on the first Monday of each month where you will receive a FREE precut pattern along with a cup of tea and yummy biscuits.  Ileana will be there to talk you through how to make the quilt, [...] Continue Reading

Little Miss Muffet and all her tuffets!

If you don't want to become addicted to the latest craze, then look away now! Whilst in Houston at Quilt Market last year, our next door stand neighbours were the delightful husband and wife team of Quilter's Cocoon, California who deal in all things tuffet - well [...] Continue Reading

Cottage to Castle Block of the Month

Our March membership of the Cottage to Castle Block of the Month will be receiving their third pack next week. We have been told that so many of you are keeping up with us - well done, especially with those paper pieced hexagons in month 2! Our May membership will [...] Continue Reading