Love Patchwork & Quilting pattern corrections

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Love Patchwork and Quilting errata

Here at Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine we work hard to make sure no errors slip into our patterns and we check every pattern as thoroughly as we can before we go to print, but every so often, the occasional error can slip through the net!

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This page contains a full list of any pattern errata, errors or corrections that we have spied in our past issues of the magazine. We’ll keep it up-to-date and add any new pattern corrections and errata that we spot.

Use this list to skip to the pattern you want or scroll down to see pictures of the projects.

Any further questions, please do get in touch with us by emailing lovequilting@immediate.co.uk

Peppermint Swirl Quilt, issue 80

We’ve noticed an error in the cutting out instructions. For step 2, the third bullet should read “Twenty four (24) 61/2in x 11in pieces”. This longer length will allow you to correctly trim the template, and should be used in step 10, which should read “…and another 61/2in x 11in piece to the side…”

Peppermint Swirl Quilt
Northern Lights Quilt, issue 80

There is a small error in Figure 5 of the quilt, showing how Block C is constructed. The fabric placement for sections C1 and C2 are correct, however when the figure shows both sections combined one triangle was incorrectly coloured. It should appear as shown below, with the bottom right corner in Fabric Z.

Northern Lights Figure 5

This mis-coloured corner is repeated again in Figure 7 and the Layout Diagram. The corrected versions are shown below, with the updated corners marked with a red ‘Z’.
All written instructions and cutting out instructions are correct.
Northern Lights Quilt Figure 7
Northern Lights Quilt Layout Diagram

40 Modern Quilt blocks cover booklet, issue 77

There are a few errors in the “Crosses” section of the cover booklet.

On page 8, the cutting instructions should read “From the dark blue fabric cut: four (4) 11/2in x 31/2in (A)”.
On page 18, the grey fabric triangles (A) should be cut from 51/4in squares. So the cutting instructions for step 1 should read: “From the grey fabric cut: two (2) 51/4in squares. Cut each square in half on the diagonal.”

Popsicle Party Quilt, issue 77

We’ve noticed a few errors in the instructions for Popsicle Party from issue 77.

On p20, 21 and 22, the cutting instructions should read:

Step 1: Cut two (2) 914in squares.
Step 2: Cut seven (7) 514in squares.
Step 3: Cut four (4) 514in squares. Cut two (2) 914in squares.
Step 5: Cut four (4) 514in squares.
Step 6: Cut two (2) 914in squares.
Step 8: Cut two (2) 514in squares.
Step 9: Cut two (2) 514in squares.
Step 10: Cut four (4) 514in squares.
Step 13: Cut two (2) 514in squares.
Step 16: Cut two (2) 914in squares.
Step 18: Cut two (2) 514in squares.
Step 19: Cut one hundred (100) 27⁄8in squares. Cut thirty two (32) 47⁄8in squares. Cut one hundred (100) 41⁄2in squares. Seven (7) 214in x WOF strips.

On p22, the heading before step 20 should read

“4-in-1 Flying Geese” instead of 8-in-1.

Step 20 should read

“Position two RST with a Fabric A (Fabric B) 91/4in square”

Step 22 should read

“…using Fabric A, C, F (J, M) and P…”

On p 23, step 23 should read

“…using Fabric B, C, E, H, I, J, M and R…

Step 26 should read

“…using Fabric E, I, JM and R…”

Popsicle Party Quilt Pattern

Ahoy there! Whale softies, issue 74

Oops! Our latest issue includes a playful pair of whale squishy toys for you to sew, but when we included the templates in the magazine, we didn’t feature them at 100%. Get the correct size here.

New whale sewing pattern (PDF)

Now all you have to do is pick your favourite nautical prints and get sewing.

Whales sewing pattern

Walk in the Park quilt, issue 73

On p36,

Step 2 should read:

Eight (8) 212in x WOF strips (three for strips and five for binding)

Step 3 should read:

‘From the navy and hot pink prints cut three (3) 212in x WOF strips’, rather than three (3) 412in strips’.

Walk in the Park Quilt pattern

Total Eclipse Quilt, issue 71

We’ve noticed a small error in the instructions for Shannon Fraser’s Total Eclipse quilt in issue 71.

On page 63, in Piecing Block Two: step 18, it should read:

Repeat steps 15–16 using Template Y and W pieces. Make eighteen of block two. Note, you will have nineteen Template W pieces remaining, which will be used in block three.

The ‘You Will Need’ list and the rest of the project instructions are all correct.

Total Eclipse Quilt Pattern

Petal Power quilt, issue 71

We’ve noticed a small error in the instructions for the Petal Power quilt in issue 71.

On page 18, in the cutting directions, step 3, should say:

From each of the eight (8) petal fabrics cut:

  • Sixteen (16) 4½in squares. Discard four (4) squares from each of two (2) prints for a total of one hundred and twenty (120) 4½ in squares. 

The ‘You Will Need’ list and the rest of the project instructions are all correct.

Petal Power Quilt Pattern

Patchwork pouch, issue 67

We’ve noticed a small error in the instructions for the Patchwork Pouch that we featured issue 67.
On p63, step 1 should read: ‘From the solid fabric cut four (4) 10in squares’, rather than three (3).’ The ‘You Will Need’ list is correct however, so you should have ample fabric to cut enough pieces.

Patchwork pouch pattern

Gingerbread quilt, issue 66

We’ve noticed a few small errors in the instructions for the Gingerbread House quilt by Gracey Larson in issue 66.

On p33, step 13 should instruct to cut twelve (12) 1¾in squares (E) (instead of 114in squares).

On p38, the ‘D’ and ‘W’ on Fig 27 should be the other way round, as per the updated Fig below.

Christmas gingerbread quilt pattern Figure 27

On p34, the Corner-square Triangle on Fig 4 should be marked ‘E’ (instead of ‘C’), as per the updated Fig below.

Christmas gingerbread quilt pattern Figure 4

Christmas gingerbread quilt pattern

Cushions booklet, issue 63

We’ve noticed an error in issue 63’s Fabric Tales cushion in our Simply Stylish Cushions supplement.

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It should say that the pattern design is by Susan Standen (canadianabroad-susan.blogspot.com).

Patchwork cushions

Forest Fade Quilt, issue 59

We’ve noticed an error in the cutting instructions for issue 59’s Forest Fade quilt by Jenn Nevitt

On p84, the third bullet point in step 21 should say ‘From Fabric U cut four (4) 2in squares’, rather than ‘two (2) 2in squares’.

Forest Fade Quilt pattern

Block of the month, issue 59

We’ve noticed an error in the templates for issue 59’s Block of the Month by Susi Bellingham.

On p92 the FPP templates are incorrectly listed as Actual Size. This should read as Enlarge by 200%.

Ice cream block of the month

Neon Kicks Quilt, issue 56

We’ve noticed a small error in the instructions for the Neon Kicks quilt by Nicole Calver in issue 56.

  • On p18, step 2 should instruct to cut seventy two (72) 23⁄4in squares (not 21⁄2in squares).
  • On p19, step 12 should read ‘one of your navy 23⁄4in squares”.

Neon Kicks quilt pattern

Up and Away Kite quilt, issue 43

We’ve spotted a small error in the instructions for our FPP rainbow kits, designed by Michelle Curtis, in issue 43 of Love Patchwork & Quilting magazine. If you’re making Michelle’s high-flying patchwork kites, read on to make sure you cut your finished kites to the correct size!

We have a small update to step number 8 in the instructions… when you get to page 26 and you’ve finished foundation paper piecing your kite, you should trim your unit on the outer SOLID line of the template (not the dashed line, as we stated in the magazine). The outer solid outline includes seam allowance for future steps in the instructions.

There’s no change to any of the other instructions or the templates – and if you fancy giving this project a go, you can download our FPP kite patchwork templates here – head to our issue 43 templates PDF download to get them!

Up and away kite quilt

Rows of Rainbows Quilt, issue 55

We’ve noticed a small error in the instructions for the Rows of Rainbows quilt by Lynne Goldsworthy in issue 55.

On p79, step 6 should read: ‘Foundation Paper Piece the diamond templates using the dark fabric 3.5in x 6.5in rectangles for Section 1, then charcoal 2.5in x 5in rectangles for Sections 2 and 5 and the background fabric 2.5in x 5in rectangles for Sections 3 and 4.’

Rows of Rainbows quilt pattern

32 Modern Quilt Blocks, issue 50

We’ve noticed a couple of errors in our upcoming 32 Modern Quilt Blocks booklet. We’re really sorry about this – we check every pattern as thoroughly as we can before we go to print, but this time some errors have slipped through the net!

We’ve updated the digital edition to reflect these amends but if you have the print version, please find them below:

Crosses

Crosses quilt block diagram

In the Crosses block on p20, step 2 should read:

To make the top and bottom rows, sew one Fabric A 1½in square to one Fabric B 1½in square.Repeat to make a total of four Fabric AB units.

Squares

Squares quilt block diagram

In the Squares block on p54, cutting out instructions should read:

  • Fabric A: two (2) 2½in squares.
  • Fabric B: Two (2) 1½in x 2½in.
  • Fabric C: Two (2) 1½in x 4½in.
  • Fabric D: Two (2) 1½in x 6½in and one (1) 2½in square.

Stripes

Stripes quilt block diagram

In the Stripes block on p80, the cutting out instructions should read:

  • Fabric A: One (1)1in x 6½in and two (2) 1½in x 4½in.
  • Fabric B: Two (2) 1¼in x 6½in and two (2) 1½in x 2½in.
  • Fabric C: Four (4) 1½in squares and four (4) 1½in x 2½in.

Row of rainbows quilt, issue 36

On p18, step 2, the fourth bullet point should read:

“B: two (2) 2½in x 6½in strips;”

Row of rainbows quilt

Sew Sweet Envelopes, issue 36

We’ve noticed a small error in the instructions for the Small Envelope in our Sew Sweet project in issue 36.

On p75, step 4, the third bullet point should read:

“One (1) 10in x 1 ¾in strip for the plastic panel bottom trim.”

Sew Sweet Envelopes

Retro curve quilt, issue 38

We’ve noticed a small error in the instructions for the Retro Curve quilt in issue 38.

On p80, step 3 should read: ‘From each of Fabrics D, E, F and G cut nine (9) of Template A and nine (9) of Template B.’

Retro curve quilt

50 Block Designs Coverbook: issue 36

We’ve just discovered that there was an error our figs for the Triangle Points technique on p8 of our issue 36 coverbook.

We have now drawn up some amended figs, which you can download here: Triangle quilt blocks correction, but the written instructions on p8 for the Triangle Points will still work with these new figs.

This means that each block that contains this unit will need the following amended size fabric pieces:

  • One (1) 2in square and two(2)  2in x 1 1/8in rectangles.

50 Block Designs book

Colour Splash Quilt, issue 34

Oops! The templates for the Colour Splash Quilt were sized incorrectly in the printed mag. Get the correct size here.

New Colour Splash triangle templates (PDF)

 

Onward and Upwards Quilt, issue 32

We’ve just discovered that there was an error in the fabric requirements for the Onward and Upward quilt featured on pages 12-16 of issue 32. We’re so sorry about this – we check each pattern as thoroughly as we can before we print, but this time an error has slipped through the net! We have now worked out the correct fabric requirements and cutting instructions:

You will need

Variety of print fabrics (Fabric A): a minimum of 18 fat quarters

Cutting out

From each Fabric A fat quarter cut:

One (1) 9¼in square (eighteen total);

Eight (8) 2½ in square (one hundred and forty-four total);

Four (4) 2½ in x 4½ in rectangles (seventy-two total).

The rest of the pattern should then follow on as in the magazine. UK readers may not be affected by this issue as UK fat quarters are often larger than US fat quarters – it’s best to measure your fabric first to check.

Onward and upward quilt

Mix and match medallion quilt, issue 26

We’ve noticed an error in the instructions for Mix + Match Medallion by Jo Avery in issue 26.

On p15 step 16 should just list to cut ‘Twelve (12) 4½in squares, for round one’ from Fabric P. You do not need the seven 1½in strips for round three. This reduces the fabric requirements of Fabric P to ¼yd.

mix and match medallion quilt

Block of the Month, issue 16

On p94, step 2, the last bullet point should read:

“Four (4) 4in x 41/2in rectangles (for section 13 on Template C).”

Scandi Christmas cushion, issue 13

On page 80–81, step 6 should mention the dashed line for fabric and step 7 should mention the solid line for freezer paper to match the note in the template section.

 

Hourglass Twist cushion, issue 10

On page 20, step 2 should read “Cut fourteen (14) 6in squares”

 

Cover Star cushion, issue 9

On page 8 in step 1, you will also need to cut two 61/2in x 12in pieces.
On page 9, step 11 should read “Hem the long edge…” (not the short edge).

 

Window Boxes quilt, issue 7

On page 75, Step 5 should read “Fold a 24in batting square…” (not fold a 9in square), which matches with the nine batting squares cut in step 3 of the project

 

Goosing Around cushion, issue 6

On page 72, step 2, the last bullet should read “A9 – four (4) 5in x 21/4in.”

Ultimate Quilt Block Collection

We’ve noticed a few errors in the instructions from the Ultimate Quilt Block Collection by Lynne Goldsworthy.

  • For Enchanting Ada, Template C should be labelled ‘Enlarge 200%’, instead of ‘Actual size’.
  • For Esme Restyled, you should cut four (4) 4in x 4½in rectangles (for section 13 on Template C), rather than four (4) 21⁄2in x 41⁄2in rectangles.
Enchanting-Ada-Quilt Block Pattern