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  1. To protect, serve, and snuggle: superhero knitting patterns! (+ giveaway)

    It’s a needle . . . it’s a skein . . . it’s . . . At your service, clockwise from top left: meet Heroic Herschel, Happenstance Hippo; Sampson Sheep, Supreme Super Stylist; The Magnificent Moo; and Landon Ludwig, Wonder Kid from Knit Superheroes. Never fear—best-selling author Rebecca Danger is here! She’ll help you save […]


  2. A bounty of easy quilt blocks for your eBookshelf (+ sale!)

    Posted by on March 28, 2016, in quilting & sewing, ,

    Along with a sharp rotary cutter and a trusty seam ripper, quilt-block books are a quilter’s best friend. Not only are block books great reference tools, they also provide a delightful smorgasbord of inspiration. Today’s sale includes four must-have eBooks bursting with patterns for fun and easy quilt blocks. Whether you want to make a […]


  3. ⏰ Flash sale! 20 go-to patterns for quick quilting

    What happens when you find a quilt pattern that is beautiful, exciting, inspiring, fun . . . and F-A-S-T? You do what we do: the happy quilter dance!  Quick quilting projects that take your breath away aren’t always easy to find. But you’ll get a bounty of sensational quick quilting projects in Fast Favorites from […]


  4. Tame those tees! How to make a t-shirt memory quilt (+ giveaway)

    The T-shirt: it’s a classic American collectible. Most everyone owns a stack of tees they can’t bear to part with. And why would we? So often, the logos and images on t-shirts capture events or times in our lives that are precious to us. T-shirts are filled with memories! So we beg you—DON’T say goodbye […]


  5. Keep it simple: quilt patterns with squares (+ sale)

    Today, we’re highlighting quilt patterns that start with the most basic of shapes—the square! All you need to get started is a stack of 5″ or 10″ squares (precuts or from your own stash—it’s your choice) and one of our sale books, and you’ll be on your way to making a fabulous quilt. First up, […]


  6. 🎁 A National Quilting Day gift for you: 24 quilting tutorials

    Tomorrow is National Quilting Day! We got a gift for you. Close your eyes! 😄 It’s a whopping two dozen of our latest quilting tutorials, all organized and categorized in one practical place. Right here! Pin, bookmark, or do whatever you do to keep track of handy quilty stuff online, but be sure to save […]


  7. How to paper piece quilt blocks – once and for all (3 expert tips + giveaway!)

    We are SO excited to share the latest book from prolific author, celebrated teacher, talented designer, and all-around fabulous person Nancy Mahoney today. Why? Because we’ve tested her new how-to ourselves—and we can’t wait to reveal the results! Four Martingale staffers, ranging from complete beginner to occasional paper piecer, made blocks from Nancy’s new book, […]


  8. 🌺 Flower quilt-block patterns – no green thumb needed (+ sale)

    Spring arrives on March 20—can we get a hooray? There’s no better time to create flower-filled quilts for decorating the inside of your home than while Mother Nature decorates the outside. The only question is: what’s your favorite flower of the fabric variety? Choose from the sale books below and start “sewing” the seeds of […]


  9. 🎉 Anniversary fun!: huge sale, 12 hours only (+ fabric giveaway!) 🎉

    HAPPY 40TH ANNIVERSARY, MARTINGALE/THAT PATCHWORK PLACE! HAPPY 4TH ANNIVERSARY, STITCH THIS! HAPPY QUILTING MONTH, EVERYONE! Boy, this month is awesome. The year 2016 is a big one for us—it marks 40 years in business and four years right here on the blog! And celebrating our anniversaries during National Quilting Month? Well, that’s just the icing […]


  10. How to make a scrap quilt – with precuts! (+ giveaway)

    Fabric fanatics rejoice: Kim Brackett is back with a new collection of spectacular quilts that’ll perfectly pair up with your precut piles OR your scrap-basket beauties. In Scrap-Basket Strips and Squares, you get the best of both worlds! Details of quilts from Scrap-Basket Strips and Squares The four-time best-selling author of the Scrap-Basket series of […]