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Upcoming Workshops at The Quilt Room

We've added some fantastic new workshops to our website for all levels including an extra date for the popular Make a Tuffet workshop. Our tuffet workshops are fun and you will be going home with a completed tuffet at the end, so book your place now. Below [...] Continue Reading

Hen Party – Dessert Roll Quilt Pattern

We love chickens so it was only a matter of time before we designed a chicken quilt!  This is our Hen Party quilt - it will be featured in our new book Dessert Roll Quilts but for those who can't wait we now have it as a pattern download which you can purchase [...] Continue Reading

Christmas Tree Origami

Last year I was browsing the internet and came across this great Christmas Tree Origami tutorial on Sarah Fielke's Blog.  I printed it off with the best of intentions but with one thing and another Christmas 2011 came and went.  So this year I was determined to [...] Continue Reading

Spend over £75 SAVE 10%!

Don't miss out on this great offer - just type QR10 when you checkout.  This offer is on all fabrics, books and sundries! [...] Continue Reading

Afternoon Tea quilt pattern using a Tilda 5in Strip Rolls or a Moda Dessert Roll

If you've been checking our website recently (or receive our emails!) you'll know that we now stock a brilliant selection of Tilda fabrics designed by Tone Finnanger.  We LOVE them!  Bright and fresh with a vintage feel they really are stunning.  Now you know us, [...] Continue Reading

Amazing birthday cake!

How about this for an absolutely amazing birthday cake.  Chris celebrated a big birthday over the weekend and her talented brother Robert and sister-in-law Joyce made her this surprise birthday cake.  The cake is extraordinary -  each detail is completely [...] Continue Reading

Brand NEW Moda Jelly Roll Giveaway

This cheerful jelly roll is named 'Good Morning' and is designed by Me and My Sister for Moda. For your chance to win the jelly roll all you have to do is comment and tell us about one of your favourite quilts - it could be one that you've made or one that you've [...] Continue Reading

Miniature Quilt Patterns

We were at the Quilt Championships at Sandown (Esher) last week and what a great show. We really did have fun - we demonstrated the Creative Grids rulers that accompany our new Pattern Books and we had lots of our new fabrics with us. Many of our email readers [...] Continue Reading

Home Sweet Home

Okay, so maybe not the best photo but this pretty much sums up our Quilt Market trip - happy but completely and utterly exhausted. What a whirlwind of a week! Schoolhouse, demos,  Sample Spree, demos, filming, more demos all mixed up with meeting some lovely people [...] Continue Reading

Jelly Roll Dreams

Some days the postman brings something more exciting than the usual run of the mill letters. Yes - we have received the first copies of Jelly Roll Dreams which is our new book showcasing the twelve winning quilts from the Jelly Roll Challenge. We knew how lovely the [...] Continue Reading