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Welcome to your essential directory of all of the quilters downloads every featured from Today's Quilter magazine. This bumper collection of free quilting templates and patterns include all the shapes you need to sew the projects from the magazine's latest issues, as well as some really useful downloads for quilters everywhere. Browse the downloads on this page and you'll discover really useful appliqué shapes, paper piecing beauties and quilt block patterns to boost your quilt making.


Just find the issue for the project you're making, download and print out the PDFs at 100% to start sewing.

2022 issues of Today's Quilter magazine

Today's Quilter issue 88 templates

  • Block of the Month: Nicola Dodd
  • Mary's Garden: Emily Bailey
  • Set in Stone: Lynne Edwards MBE
  • Liberty Dream: Lynne Goldsworthy
  • The Field of Flowers: Lynne Goldsworthy
  • Essential Guide: Lin Clements

Today's Quilter issue 87 templates

  • Essential Guide: Appliqué templates
  • Little Beauty: Quilting and unit templates
  • Maker's Guide: Wholecloth quilting templates
  • Gillyflower: Stem template
  • Maypole Medallion: Block templates

Today's Quilter issue 86 templates

  • Vintage Beauty: Wedding Ring templates
  • Spring Badger: Appliqué templates
  • Aunt Ella's Quilt: Appliqué templates
  • Essential Guide: Unit templates

Today's Quilter issue 85 templates

  • Signs of Spring: Appliqué templates
  • Marblled Belle: Block templates
  • Regent Star: Block templates
  • Lady of the Lake: HST template
  • Set in Stone: Appliqué templates

Today's Quilter issue 84 templates

  • Ohio in Springtime: FPP template
  • Essential Guide: Hexagon templates
  • Norweigan Nights: Block templates

2021 issues of Today's Quilter magazine

Today's Quilter issue 83 templates

  • Colourful Compasses: Block templates
  • Essential Guide: Tree block templates

Today's Quilter issue 82 templates

  • Soaring High: Half-square triangle templates
  • Essential Guide: Hawaiian appliqué templates
  • Warm Winter Wishes: Appliqué templates
  • Tobias and the Angel: Assembly templates
  • Softly Falling Snow: Appliqué templates

Today's Quilter issue 81 templates

  • Essential Guide: Fussy cutting EPP templates
  • Winter Stars: HST templates
  • Block of the Month: Block templates
  • No Place Like Home: Embroidery and block templates
  • Winter Glow: Appliqué templates
  • Christmas Morning: Appliqué and embroidery templates
  • Under the Mistletoe: Appliqué and embroidery templates

Today's Quilter issue 80 templates

  • Essential Guide: EPP template
  • Block of the Month: Hand piecing templates
  • Cranberries and Cream: HST templates
  • Rustic Dishes: HST templates
  • Mill and Stars: Block templates

Today's Quilter issue 80 Tula Pink templates

  • Bold Blocks: HST and block templates
  • Pineapple Party: Quilt layout template

Today's Quilter issue 79 templates

  • Rosehip: Block template
  • Autumn Bounty: Appliqué templates
  • Célestine Quilt: Appliqué and layout templates
  • Sunset Silhouette: Tree and layout templates
  • Block of the Month: Block templates

Today's Quilter issue 79 Kaffe Fassett templates

  • Starry Night: Block templates
  • Binary Star: Unit templates

Today's Quilter issue 78 templates

  • Petunia Trellis: FPP templates
  • Flowering Dresden: Appliqué templates
  • Back to School: Block templates
  • Block of the Month: Hand piecing templates

Today's Quilter issue 77 templates

  • Royal Blue: Block templates
  • Secret Garden: Block and HST templates
  • Hexagon Daisies: Block templates
  • Block of the Month: Block templates
  • Bird and Blossom: Appliqué templates

Today's Quilter issue 77 Orange Sherbert templates

  • Orange Sherbert: Layout, appliqué, border and block templates

Today's Quilter issue 76 templates

  • Essential Guide: Diamond templates
  • Strawberry Tea: Appliqué templates
  • Dresden Delight: Dresden wedge templates, circle templates and HST templates
  • Flowering Snowball: Block templates
  • Block of the Month: EPP hexagon templates

Today's Quilter issue 75 templates

  • Block of the Month: Block templates
  • Web of Stars: Block templates
  • Prism of Light: Block templates
  • Pet Portrait: Photo placement templates

Today's Quilter issue 75 supplement templates

  • Woven in the Stars: Block templates
  • Pythagoras Theorem: Block templates
  • Scattered Stars: Block templates

Today's Quilter issue 74 templates

  • Hilltop Meadow: Block templates
  • Windowbox Blooms: Appliqué and FPP templates
  • Garden Games: Block templates
  • Block of the Month: Hand-piecing templates

Today's Quilter issue 73 templates

  • Sweet Seedlings: Appliqué templates
  • Daisy Chain: Block templates
  • Sunny Schoolhouse: Block templates
  • Block of the Month: Hand-piecing templates

Today's Quilter issue 72 quilt templates

  • Hexi Birds: Paper piecing and appliqué templates
  • The Walled Garden: Foundation piecing templates
  • A Visit to Pincushions: Appliqué templates
  • Block of the month: Hand-piecing templates

Today's Quilter issue 71 templates

  • Lover’s Promise: Hand-piecing templates
  • Calm Waters: FPP templates
  • Cashmere Diamonds: Block templates
  • BOM: Hand-piecing templates
  • Essential Guide: Triangle and diamond templates

2020 issues of Today's Quilter magazine

Today's Quilter issue 70 templates

  • Essential Guide: Clamshell templates
  • Column: Appliqué templates
  • Launceston Tiles: Appliqué pattern
  • BOM: Hand-piecing templates
  • Angel Cottage: Template A and quilting templates
  • Birthday Book: Appliqué and embroidery pattern

Today's Quilter issue 69 templates

  • Amish Medallion Sampler: Foundation Paper Piecing and Dresden templates
  • Block of the Month: Hand piecing templates
  • Blooming Rings: Quilt block templates
  • Partridge in a Pear Tree: Appliqué templates

Today's Quilter issue 68 quilt templates

  • Folded Fancies: Fabric Folding Templates
  • BOM: Hand-piecing Templates
  • Tiddlywinks: Curved Piecing
  • Scrap-bag Column: Angel Templates
  • Star Bright: HST and Triangle Templates
  • Essential Guide: Block Templates
  • The Grape Thieves: Appliqué Templates

Today's Quilter issue 68 supplement templates

  • Glad Tidings: EPP Templates
  • Juniper Joy: HST Template
  • Darling Dala: Block Templates
  • What a Hoopla!: Embroidery Templates
  • The Night Sky: Appliqué Templates
Today's Quilter Twas the Night Before Christmas supplement

Today's Quilter issue 67 templates

  • Essential Guide: Appliqué templates
  • Perfect Poinsettia: Appliqué templates
  • Stars and Dashes: HST templates

Todays Quilter issue 66 templates

  • Block of the Month: Appliqué templates
  • Wheel of Mystery: Triangle templates
  • Essential Guide: Stuffed quilting designs
  • Take a Tumble: Half diamond and end piece templates
  • Where the Heart is: Appliqué templates

Today's Quilter issue 65 templates

  • Nouveau Roses: Appliqué pattern
  • Block of the Month: Appliqué templates
  • Wedding Bells: Templates
  • Essential Guide: Corded quilting patterns

Today's Quilter issue 65 supplement templates

  • Retro Flowers: Appliqué templates
  • Appliqué tile: Appliqué templates
  • Four Petal Flower: Block templates
  • Bouquet Mini: Block pattern and appliqué templates
  • Mini Dresden Plate: Block templates

Today's Quilter issue 64 templates

  • Block of the month: Appliqué fish templates
  • Garden or Roses: Appliqué floral templates
  • Tulips of Amsterdam: Bicycle embroidery pattern

Today's Quilter issue 64 Block Inspiration – supplement templates

  • Spike Central: Foundation Paper Piecing templates
  • Wishing Star templates
  • Joseph's Coat appliqué templates
  • Campanula: FPP and appliqué templates
  • New York Starburst block templates

Today's Quilter issue 63 templates

  • Block of the month: Appliqué templates
  • String-Sane: Block template
  • Tea Cosy: Shape and appliqué templates

Today's Quilter issue 62 templates

  • Block of the month: Appliqué templates
  • Ietsie Pietsie Pizzicato: Hand-piecing templates
  • Sun and Shade: Half square triangles
  • Birds of Friendship: Appliqué and oven mitt templates
  • Essential Guide: Appliqué templates

Today's Quilter issue 61 templates

  • Sun Spokes quilt: shapes and Half Square Triangle templates
  • I've got sunshine: Appliqué template
  • Block of the Month: Whale appliqué templates
  • Under the sea: Hawaiian appliqué templates

Anna Marie Horner Quilt Templates – issue 61

Anna Maria Horner Supplement

Todays Quilter templates issue 60

  • Moroccan Magic: Foundation Paper Piecing templates
  • Block of the Month: Mariner's Compass FPP templates
  • Block of the Month: British Isles quilt block template
  • Amethyst Appliqué: appliqué flower templates and curved corner cutting template
  • Paved with gold: shape templates

Todays Quilter issue 59 templates

  • Block of the Month: Seaweed appliqué template
  • Morse code: alphabet
  • Primrose Parade: Foundation Paper Piecing and border templates
  • Blue Belle: Hand piecing templates
  • Essential Guide: Kantha Quilting Motifs
  • Garden Trellis: Appliqué botanical templates

Todays Quilter templates issue 58

  • Block of the Month: Beach Huts appliqué templates, Foundation Paper Piecing templates
  • Feathered Friends: Bird appliqué templates
  • Heart and Soul: Heart appliqué template
  • Rosewood Whorls: shape templates
  • Puddle Ripples: Pineapple quilt block templates

2019 issues of Today's Quilter magazine

Today's Quilter Free Quilt Templates Issue 57

  • Queen’s Salon: Piece together Jo Avery’s exquisite Cleopatra's fan variation ­– use a striking base colour to accentuates the bold prints in your blocks.
  • Block of the Month: Add some stunning appliqué detail to Janet Clare’s latest block from the Spoondrift series, Hope and Anchor.
  • Lilac Lullaby: Sweet and simple, Victoria Carrington’s darling baby quilt is an ideal project to sew for the little ones in your life.

Todays Quilter issue 56 Free Quilting Templates

  • Cable Knit: Put your curved piecing skills to the test with Lin Clements’ cosy cable quilt.
  • Chain reaction: Perfect for beginners – alternate two basic blocks to create Lynne Goldsworthy’s stunning, symmetrical beauty.
  • Hopping Through the Holly: Complete Victoria Carrington’s seasonal cushion series by appliquéing a cheery little robin.
  • Block of the Month: Stitch Janet Clare’s second installment of her Block of the month series, Spoondrift.
  • Straits of Mackinac: Delve into your scraps basket and sew Bonnie K Hunter’s stash-friendly triangles quilt.

Todays Quilter issue 56 Scrap-busting Supplement Templates

Todays Quilter issue 55 Free Quilting Templates

  • Frosty Morning: Boost your block repertoire with Carolyn Forster’s traditional sampler quilt made up of thirteen delightful blocks in a classic palette of blue and white.
  • Delectably Dashing: Angela Attwood’s latest quilted beauty is a real treat for the eyes – stitch this stunning lap quilt in new Morris & Co. Bloomsbury fabrics for an elegant finish.
  • Cabinet of Curiosities: Appliqué a garden full of butterflies, flowers and dragonflies for Alice Garrett’s vibrant quilt.
  • Pomegranate Cushion: Piece together a gorgeous, weekend-friendly cushion project by Nicola Dodd, featuring one of the season’s finest fruits ­– the pomegranate.
  • Good Tidings Wreath: Spruce up your door this season and get to grips with this month’s cover gift – a handy circle cutting tool – with this festive project by Laura Pritchard.
  • Winter Harbour: Piece Carolyn Forster’s wonderful row-by-row quilt in rich, regal shades to emulate the design’s nautical theme.

Todays Quilter issue 54 Free Quilting Templates

  • Christmas Jumper row-by-row quilt: templates by Lynne Goldsworthy, including patchwork snowflake patterns and gingerbread house patterns.
  • Braided Boughs: Sally Stevens’ patchwork tree skirt templates
  • Block of the Month: Sew the final quilt block in the series – Magnolia Blossom!

Issue 54 Nutcracker free Christmas quilt templates

Note: We have issued a pattern correction to this templates set. This PDF download contains the revised and correct templates set – head to our Pattern Corrections post for full details before you start this project.

Mandy Shaw Nutcracker Free Christmas quilt patterns

Today's Quilter issue 53 Free Quilting Templates

  • Stars and Stripes: Try strip piecing with Lynne Goldsworthy’s Log Cabin quilt.
  • Harvest Festival: Sew Jo Avery’s stash-buster shapes
  • Swooping Swallows: Combine half-square triangles and appliqué birds by Janet Clare.
  • Lark Through the Leaves: Appliqué Victoria Carrington's Autumn seasonal cushion
  • Block of the Month: Hand-piece Carolyn Forster's Setting Star quilt block

Today's Quilter issue 53 Aztec Octagon Quilt Templates

Mix tawny and earthy shades to create a blissfully autumnal medallion quilt that has a distinct South American vibe by Lynne Goldsworthy.

Todays Quilter issue 52 Free Quilting Templates

  • Avery Garland: Combine English Paper Piecing with floral appliqué
  • Hotchpotch Hexies: Shop your stash for this kaleidoscopic design.
  • Essential Guide: Sew curved seams with Linda Clements
  • Block of the Month: Hand-piece our Mother’s Choice quilt block

Todays Quilter issue 51 Free Quilting Templates

  • Glenora Road: Sew soothing appliqué blooms
  • Bag of Tricks: Get those buttons sewn up with our workshop bag design.
  • Among The Pines: Sew this enchanting quilt today
  • Nosegay: Sew geometric shapes into a scrappy quilt.
  • Block of the month: Hand-piece a Charm Star quilt block

Todays Quilter issue 50 Free Quilting Templates

  • Lisbon Tiles: Sew Jo Avery's fiesta of colour
  • Frolic in the Foxgloves: Appliqué badger and foxgloves pattern
  • Time for Tea: Embroidery pattern
  • Essential Guide: Curved seams templates
  • Block of the Month: Hand-piece Letha’s Electric Fan quilt block

Todays Quilter issue 49 Free Quilting Templates

  • Hedgerow Adventures: Sew Fi Bowman's nature patterns, inspired by William Morris
  • Summer Garden: quilt templates
  • Moonlit Cherry Blossom: Foundation paper piece ‘sakura’ spring blossoms
  • Pin Cushion Patches: Se patchwork with a vintage twist from Carolyn Forster.
  • Block of the Month: Get ready to hand-piece our latest sampler quilt block

Todays Quilter issue 48 Free Quilting Templates

  • Dresden Carnival: Sew eye-catching Dresden Plate quilt blocks
  • Log Cabin Quilt Block Patterns: Piece Log Cabins with our handy templates.
  • Bed of Roses: Handy Half Square Triangle and Quarter Square Triangle templates
  • Nesting Birds: Letters and number templates to personalise wedding quilts
  • Block of the month: Sew a star quilt block

Todays Quilter issue 47 Free Quilting Templates

  • Down the Winding Path: Anna Marie Galvin’s Drunkard’s Paths
  • Between the Bluebells: Bunny and bluebells appliqué pattern
  • Block of the Month: Get stitching this month’s block!
Garden quilt templates
Anyone for patchwork sweetpeas and a sweet robin?

Todays Quilter issue 46 Row by Row Garden Quilt 

Sew your kitchen garden, row-by-row! Nicola Dodd has designed a beautiful garden quilt pattern for green-fingered friends. Download our bonus templates to help make this quilt.

Todays Quilter issue 46 Free Quilting Templates

  • The Colours of Cora Lyn: Sew this applique wallhanging.
  • BOM: Hand stitch this month’s block!
  • Springtime Sensation: Stitch Lynne Edwards’ pastel poinsettias.
  • Vintage Medallion: Create Lynne Goldsworthy’s Vintage Medallion.
  • The Secret Garden: Fashion Jane Alcock’s pretty hand-pieced mini quilt.

Todays Quilter issue 45 Free Quilting Templates

  • Cornflower Hues: Sew Victoria Carrington’s FPP cushion.
  • Woven Windmills: Stitch Carolyn Forster’s colourful quilt.
  • Say it with Flowers: Try Irene Blanck’s applique design.
  • BOM: Hand stitch this month’s block!

2018 issues of Today's Quilter

Todays Quilter issue 44 Free Quilting Templates

  • Homeward Bound: Sew Nicola Dodd’s colourful cottages.
  • Block of the month: Hand stitch this month’s Grandmother’s Choice block!

The Maiden Voyage Free Quilt Pattern, issue 44

  • The Maiden Voyage: Stitch Lynne Goldsworthy’s stunning cover quilt.

Todays Quilter issue 43 Free Quilting Templates

  • Time to Sew: Sew Victoria Carrington’s cute clock project.
  • Essential Guide: Enhance your FPP techniques with Lin Clements’ advanced guide.
  • Autumanl Bliss: Stitch Chris Franses’ Dresden Fan design.
  • Winter Icicles: Be inspired by Lin Clements’ multi-block wonder!

Todays Quilter issue 42 Free Quilting Templates

  • Block of the Month: Sew Carolyn Forster’s new Block of the Month .
  • Essential Guide to foundation paper piecing: Enhance your FPP techniques
  • Starry, Starry Night: Strip-piece Laura Pritchard’s beautiful cover quilt.
  • Giant Blocks: Make Kaffe Fassett’s vibrant Tumbling Blocks pattern.
  • Constance’s Quilt: Appliqué sophisticated blooms in Janet Clare’s elegant design.
  • Winterberry Wonder: Sew this festive wallhanging in time for Christmas.

Todays Quilter issue 41 Free Quilting Templates

  • Season’s Greetings: Lynne Edwards’ stunning origami-style wreath.
  • Essential Guide: Foundation Paper Piecing Patterns
  • Winter’s Lane: Lynne Goldsworthy's stunning quilt templates
  • Noah’s Ark: Sew a beautiful baby quilt with Jo Colwill design

Todays Quilter issue 40 Free Quilting Templates

  • Block of the month: Complete Jo Avery’s Vintage Home Block of the Month.
  • A Novel Quilt: Bookshelf quilt appliqué templates
  • Maple Leaf: Autumn quilt templates
  • Sing, Little Songbird: Appliqué cushion templates

Todays Quilter issue 39 Free Quilting Templates

  • Caesar’s Crown: Sew Carolyn Forster’s blue and white beauty
  • Soothing swirls: Drunkard’s Path templates for Sally Ablett’s cushion
  • Geometric Gems: Kite and foundation piecing templates
  • Starflowers: Hand piece Anna Marie Galvin’s gorgeous summer blooms

Todays Quilter issue 38 Free Quilting Templates

  • Buds and Blooms: Foundation paper piecing patterns
  • Block of the Month: Jo Avery’s vintage sewing machine block.
  • Scrappy Flowers: Flower templates for Lesley Brankin’s wallhanging.
Todays Quilter Midnight Blue Quilt
Download the templates for Alice Garrett’s elegant Midnight Blue quilt below

Todays Quilter issue 38 Midnight Blue Quilt Pattern

Todays Quilter issue 37 Free Quilting Templates

  • Baltimore Sampler pattern: Shirley Bloomfield's appliqué templates
  • Stormy Seas Ahead quilt: Foundation Paper Piecing Templates by Lynne Goldsworthy
  • Block of the Month: Button templates
  • My House on the Street quilt: House shape templates

Todays Quilter issue 36 Free Quilting Templates

  • Joseph’s Coat: Flower and bee appliqué templates
  • Block of the month: Jo Avery’s Lampshade and Candlestick quilt blocks
  • Auricula Flower Pots: Sew an Auricula theatre by Nicola Dodd
  • Sunflowers: Carolyn Forster’s sunny quilt templates

Todays Quilter issue 35 Free Quilting Templates

  • Rose Arbour: Sew your stash into appliqué blooms
  • Block of the month: Embroider your own commemorative mug!
  • Tulips Cheer quilt templates: Create Carolyn Forster’s fabric blooms.

Todays Quilter issue 34 Free Quilting Templates

  • Tumbling Triangles: background and triangle templates
  • Block of the month – sew your own crockery cupboard quilt: plates quilt blocks
  • Hearth and home - patchwork triangle template

Todays Quilter issue 33 Free Quilting Templates

  • Landscape pattern: Countryside art quilt pattern
  • Block of the month: Foundation paper piecing templates to sew Bowls
  • Appliqué template: Appliqué Sharon Keightley’s fabric blooms
  • Half square triangle template: for Lynne Goldsworthy’s Jacob’s Ladder quilt.

Todays Quilter issue 32 Free Quilting Templates

  • Block of the month: embroidery templates for tea caddie quilt blocks
  • Clutch bag template: Sew Lin Clements’ Victoriana bag and coin purse
  • Farmhouse foundation piecing: Lynne Goldsworthy’s Red Village Farmhouse quilt, including half square triangle and foundation paper piecing pattern.

2017 issues of Today's Quilter

Todays Quilter issue 31 Free Quilting Templates

  • Precious stones cushion: sew Lynne Edward’s applique blooms
  • Block of the month: piece the next designs in Jo Avery’s A Vintage Home sewalong
  • Scrappy string squares: Use up those scraps with Carolyn Forster’s charming quilt top.
  • Hand piecing templates: Kite and Jewel/Hexie shapes for piecing on the go

Todays Quilter issue 30 Free Quilting Templates

  • Winter Hues: sew Carolyn Forster’s Turkey Tracks block quilt
  • Essential Guide: Lin Clements gives you ideas for 10 blocks to try turned-edged appliqué
  • Block of the Month: Jo Avery’s Vintage Home series continues with pretty teacups

Todays Quilter issue 29 Free Quilting Templates

  • Half Square Triangle Foundation Piecing templates: for Lynne Goldsworthy’s Going into the Woods quilt Kerry Green’s Winter Light cushion shape templates
  • Meridian Quilt: Sew curves to wow with Alison Glass & Jessica Bobrowski’s templates
  • Teapot quilt blocks: Sew the first in Jo Avery's The Vintage Home Block of the Month series

Todays Quilter issue 28 Free Quilting Templates

  • Holly Berry: Lynne Goldsworthy’s Christmas quilt templates
  • Festive Tree Skirt: Sheila Donnachie has adapted her tree skirt design just for you.
  • In Fine Feather: Fussy Cut templates for a gorgeous cushion

Todays Quilter issue 27 Free Quilting Templates

  • Block of the Month: Jo Avery's The Flower Garland design
  • New Directions: Carolyn Forster’s compass quilt blocks

Issue 27 Foundation paper piecing supplement

Foundation paper piecing star pattern
Issue 27 came with a foundation paper piecing supplement filled with beautiful quilt blocks to FPP by Lynne Goldsworthy

Todays Quilter issue 26 Free Quilting Templates

  • Pink Revival: jaw-stompingly beautiful quilt templates, by Trudi Wood
  • Tendrils quilt: leaf English Paper Piecing templates
  • Essential Guide: Dresden Plate templates
  • In Full Bloom: Carolyn Forster’s beautiful appliqué flower templates
  • Block of the month: Jo Avery’s harvest quilt block appliqué templates

Todays Quilter issue 25 Free Quilting Templates

  • Block of the month: Water lilies and lily pads English Paper Piecing templates
  • Summer Meadow: Alice Garrett‘s centre block appliqué templates
  • Apple Cores: Carolyn Forster‘s Apple Core patchwork template

Todays Quilter issue 24 Free Quilting Templates

  • Handy 60-degree triangle template: Sew Mel Lewis’ Sugared Hexagons quilt
  • Appliqué flowers: Margaret Lee’s exquisite Diamond in the Square
  • Stars & stripes: stripe, centre and edge templates for Carolyn Forster’s Endless Chain quilt
  • Mandy Shaw exclusives: appliqué shape and pocket templates for Mandy’s Perfect Pockets project (plus bonus sewing machine embroidery template)
  • Stained-glass appliqué templates: for Lin Clements’ Essential Guide
How to sew a log cabin quilt
We’ve created these foundation piecing templates (below) for those of you who are sewing along with Lynne Goldsworthy‘s Cabin in the Sky quilt in issue 24’s free supplement.

Today's Quilter issue 24 Log Cabin Patterns

  • Log cabin pattern
  • Pineapple log cabin templates

Todays Quilter issue 23 Free Templates

  • Sharon Knightley’s Blossom & Shine floral appliqué templates: with the glorious names Milly’s Garden (parts A-D) and Aunt Bessy’s Sparkle
  • Jo Avery’s Block of the Month Foundation piecing templates
  • Jo Colwill’s Dancing with Daisies appliqué templates
  • Mandy Shaw’s Quilter’s Friend appliqué templates
Todays Quilter issue 23 Free Applique Templates

Issue 23 Free Paper Piecing Patterns

If you're sewing some kaleidoscope English Paper Piecing with issue 23 but need more paper pieces, this is the PDF you need, jam packed with bonus EPP patterns.

Todays Quilter issue 22 Free Quilting Templates

  • Appliqué templates for Mandy Shaw’s Heart of the Home quilt
  • The Friends Forever foundation paper piecing template
  • Block of the month blue tit templates by Jo Avery

Todays Quilter issue 21 Free Quilting Templates

  • Cathedral windows shape templates for Pauline Ineson‘s beautiful cushion
  • Still Waters quilt: Nichole Ramirez’s exquisite templates
  • Giant heart appliqué template: for Mandy Shaw‘s patriotic Rule Britannia quilt
  • Block of the Month: Jo Avery‘s gorgeous appliqué blackbird templates

Todays Quilter issue 20 Free Quilting Templates

  • Embroidery templates: Ruth Singer's Tendrils of Spring trapunto templates
  • Octagon shape template: for Pam & Nicky Lintott’s Basket Weave quilt
  • Diamond shape template: for Carolyne Forster’s Sunshine Star quilt.

Todays Quilter issue 19 Free Quilting Templates

  • Floral embroidery template: for our Home Sweet Home cushion
  • Twilight Owls appliqué templates
  • My tulip garden quilt block templates

2016 issues of Today's Quilter

Todays Quilter issue 18 Free Quilting Templates

  • Pickle Dish: Jo Avery’s take on the traditional pickle dish quilt
  • Medallion quilt: Mandy Shaw’s striking medallion design
  • Rose stars: Carolyn Forster’s exquisite rose star quilt.
  • Block of the month: dainty snowflakes.

Todays Quilter issue 17 Free Quilting Templates

  • Applique angel and star: shapes by Mandy Shaw
  • Winter Wonderful shapes: for Jo Avery's winter wreath cushion.
Todays Quilter issue 17 Free Quilting Templates

Todays Quilter issue 16 Free Quilting Templates

  • NOEL bunting: appliqué alphabet letters
  • Bunting flag template: essential bunting sewing pattern
  • Block of the month: Jo Avery’s Flying Geese Foundation Paper Piecing Template
  • Reflections of Parracombe: appliqué templates for the centenaries of Jo Colwill’s award-winning quilt
  • Dresden circle & corner templates – for Goldsworthy’s The Tea Dance quilt
Todays Quilter issue 16 Free Quilting Templates

Todays Quilter issue 15 Free Quilting Templates

  • Hexagon templates: half hexagon and hexagon for our Pretty in Pink cushion
  • Sidmouth Revisited: Susan Briscoe's rosette, fan and feather wreath quilt patterns

Todays Quilter issue 14 Free Quilting Templates

  • Autumn Splendour: Floral Wreath Pattern Applique Templates

Todays Quilter issue 13 Free Quilting Templates

  • New York Beauty Brigade quilt: Foundation piecing templates by Jo Avery
  • Cable quilting template for Mandy Shaw's Fantastic Feedsacks quilt
  • Appliqué template for Naomi’s Quilt by Margaret Lee

Todays Quilter issue 12 Free Quilting Templates

  • Curved piecing templates: for Carolyn Forster’s Tranquil Waves quilt
  • Roof template for Lynne Goldsworthy’s Scrappy Schoolhouse quilt
  • Diamond template for Jen Kingwell’s delicious Raspberry Frangipane quilt block
  • Circle template to make the flower centres in Pam and Nicky Lintott’s Flower Power quilt.

Todays Quilter issue 11 Free Quilting Templates

  • Perfect Pinwheels triangle templates by Carolyn Friedlander
  • The Morning Star Medallion Half Square Triangle and Economy Square templates

Todays Quilter issue 10 Free Quilting Templates

  • Daisy Appliqué Templates
  • Floral Wreath Applique templates 
  • Fujiwhara Jo Avery Fujiwhara quilt
  • Block of the month by Jen Kingwell
  • Framed To Perfection: Lemoyne Star, Appliqué and Turkey Tracks Templates
  • Vintage Dresden Quilt Templates by Lynne Goldsworthy

Todays Quilter issue 9 Free Quilting Templates

  • Brilliant birds and buds: Leaf and circle appliqué templates
  • Tiled to Perfection: English Paper Pieces and Fabric cutting templates
  • Block of the month: triangle templates

Todays Quilter issue 8 Free Quilting Templates

  • Sailing into the blue triangle templates
  • Log Cabin Templates
  • Home Comfort Quilt: Schoolhouse templates and border applique templates

Todays Quilter issue 7 Free Quilting Templates

  • Double Wedding Ring Templates for Little House on the Prairie quilt
  • Heart templates for Highland Fling quilt
  • Flower wreath appliqué templates for Jo Avery’s Floral Delight project

Todays Quilter issue 7 English Paper Piecing Quilting Templates

Issue 7 comes with a Creative Techniques with EPP supplement. Get the templates you need to make the projects within the booklet, plus extra paper diamond templates incase you run out!

  • Half Triangle
  • Diamond

2015 issues of Today's Quilter

Todays Quilter issue 6 Free Quilting Templates

  • Block of the month: diamond and triangle templates, Jen Kingwell
  • Oval templates for Jo Avery’s Perfect Porthole quilt
  • Hens and Hearts quilt: Egg template and half square triangle template f
  • Welsh Roses template by Clare Claridge

Todays Quilter issue 6 Perfect Portholes Templates

Make the cutest porthole picture frame with our free templates and instructions by popular designer Jo Avery. Made individually or to match The Perfect Portholes quilt by Jo in issue 6 of Today’s Quilter, you’ll love the effect this technique gives! It’s also the perfect way of showing off some gorgeous pictorial fabric you’ve been saving for something special.

Todays Quilter issue 5 Free Quilting Templates

  • Fabulous Flowerpots: flowerpot, bud and leaf templates by Carolyn Forster
  • Rose Garden Baskets by Linda Clements
  • Snow Crystals Triangle Template by Pam and Nicky Lintott
  • Fan Template: Sarah’s Triangles quilt by Susan Briscoe

Todays Quilter issue 4 Free Quilting Templates

  • Tools of the Trade by Carolyn Forster: Amish Wave
  • Oriental Delight by Nel Whatmore
  • Lulea Log Cabin by Susan Briscoe
  • Foundation Paper Piecing Template by Linda Clements

Todays Quilter issue 3 Free Quilting Templates

  • One’s Finest Crockery pattern by Jo Avery
  • Little Dogs by Carolyn Forster
  • Set-in-seams by Lin Clements
  • Tumbling Block Diamond Template
  • Pearl & Pete applique templates by Mandy Shaw

Todays Quilter issue 2 Free Quilting Templates

  • Merry Christmas Wall Hanging Angel , Reindeer and Gingerbread appliqué templates
  • Red sailboats scallop templates, by Carolyn Forster
  • Crimson Carnation templates by Pauline Ineson

Todays Quilter issue 1 Free Quilting Templates

  • Classic Garden Maze quilt templates by Carolyn Forster - includes Amish Wave quilting template
  • Block of the month by Jen Kingwell diamond template
  • Sewing machine embroidery pattern: Mandy Shaw’s vintage stitch cushion
  • Soothing Sunflowers pattern by Carolyn Forster
  • Over-under block quilt by Kaffe Fassett and Liza Prior Lucy from the Kaffe Fassett Souvenir supplement


Fiona Lawrence
Fiona LawrenceEditor, Today's Quilter magazine

Having worked in the publishing industry for almost 20 years, Fiona has worked in most positions, from sub editor working up to becoming editor of Today’s Quilter. Working with experts like Lin Clements and Laura Pritchard plus incredibly talented designers on Today’s Quilter magazine, Fiona has learnt everything she know about the wonderful world of quilting. Every day she picks up new skills and can’t wait to see what else she’ll learn and what projects she’ll make in the future.

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