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  1. 📚 Quilt-book lovers: get $40 to spend today 📚

    So, what can $14.99 buy you at our website, ShopMartingale? The answer is, a LOT—when you join the Martingale Insider Book Club! For just $14.99 and a small commitment on your part, you’ll get 35% OFF all of our books and other products for an entire year. PLUS: as soon as you join, you’ll receive […]


  2. How to make a strip quilt: 16 striking ways (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Got Jelly Rolls? Stash strips? Skinny scraps? It’s easy to unite them—all you need is the right quilt pattern. Or the right 16 quilt patterns! If you follow quilter Kate Henderson at her Two Little Banshees blog, you know she’s a lively Australian mother of four who loves to design quilts—and she’s quite a seamstress […]


  3. 💘 Quilt a bouquet for your valentine 💋 (+ sale)

    February 14 is getting close, and that means love is in the air! Rather than giving your valentine chocolates that are too-soon devoured or flowers that are too-soon wilted, consider creating a bouquet with some serious staying power. From Creative Quilts from Your Crayon Box A bouquet made from fabric and thread will provide years […]


  4. Celebrate Local Quilt Shop Day this Saturday!

    Tomorrow’s the day you’ve been waiting for. Put your shopping shoes on and get ready to drive, walk, bike, ski, or hoverboard to your local quilt shop, because Saturday, January 23, is Local Quilt Shop Day! This Saturday, quilt and fabric shops throughout the country will celebrate all things quilty, with tons of fun activities […]


  5. These sweet little snowmen will melt your heart (+ fabric giveaway!)

    How’s winter treating you? Rain, snow, sleet, hail . . . sometimes the season summons the dreaded winter blues. But we have a secret: there’s a way you can sew those winter blues away. How? By embroidering odes to winter’s happiest friends. Snowmen! Embroidery designs from Snow Happy With Snow Happy, the new book from […]


  6. New quilt books! Spring sewing, cabin loving, speedy slicing (+ giveaway)

    Welcome to Wish List Day! Get a peek at new Martingale quilt books on their way to your local shop in February. Subscribe to our blog and you’ll always get the skinny about new books first—plus special sales, freebies, tutorials, and more. Which February book is your favorite? Enter to win it at the bottom […]


  7. Increase your appliqué aptitude: 4 fun ways (+ sale!)

    Do you tend to shy away from appliqué even when you spot a pattern you adore? Appliqué can be a little intimidating, especially if you’re new to the technique or unsure how to get great results. But have no fear! Today we have four fantastic eBooks on sale that show you how to appliqué by […]


  8. Kim Diehl flash sale – first-ever! ⏰

    Big news: right now, we’re holding our first-ever flash sale of a favorite book by best-selling author and all-around favorite Kim Diehl! In Simple Traditions, Kim presents 14 classic projects embodying the restful joy that only quilts can bestow on a home. Rich in decorating inspiration to warm your decor, this cornerstone of Kim’s best-selling […]


  9. Jo Morton’s display tips for small quilts (+ giveaway!)

    The year: 1985. An iconic year for quilting. Why? It was the year quilt designer Jo Morton discovered her true love: she stitched her first quilt that was made to look antique, entirely on purpose. Quilts from Jo’s Little Favorites Since then, Jo has become a star of the quilting world—fabric designer, teacher, author, lecturer, […]


  10. New Year, new look: fabric facelifts for every room

    It’s the new year! Time for a fresh start, a fresh approach, a fresh look. And definitely time for a fresh room makeover. You can freshen up any room in your home quickly, creatively, and economically. How? With quilts, of course! It’s astonishing how a quilt can instantly transform the look and feel of a […]