Ever fancied making a beautiful homemade quilt, full of your favourite patterns, colours and fabrics, but assumed it would take so long that there was no point starting? Well, in a brand new book, Quick & Easy Quilts, Lynne Goldsworthy shares a stunning collection of projects that you can run up on your sewing machine in record time: some can even be done in a weekend.

And in a four-week series, we will be sharing some of Lynne’s most accessible projects, starting with this rainbow leaves runner.