Tomorrow is Thanksgiving. As we finish our tasks and tidy up our desks for the long holiday weekend ahead, we want to say thank you—for sharing your stories, staying in touch, inspiring our work, and supporting our mission. We’re counting our blessings as this holiday season arrives, and you are a special blessing to all of us at Martingale!
Autumn Pennies quilt from Simple Seasons by Kim Diehl
We wondered what we could do to help you start your holiday weekend with some stitching cheer. And we think we came up with just the thing. Because YOU made Kim Diehl our #1 best-selling author, we’ve got a special sewing treat for your Thanksgiving weekend:
From now until Monday, you can download Kim Diehl’s best-seller Simple Seasons in eBook form for only six bucks!
In Simple Seasons, you’ll find Kim creating her signature color palettes, dreaming up darling appliqué motifs, and designing spectacular seasonal quilts—many of which you can display the whole year through.
Taffy Pull from Simple Seasons
From spotting the first buds of springtime:
To enjoying the first summer picnic:
To first autumn leaves crunching under your feet:
To that first frosty snowflake:
Kim will inspire you to create beautiful quilts that celebrate every season.
Bonus: Simple Seasons includes a dozen simple recipes that spotlight Kim’s homestyle approach to cooking—find seasonal salads, soups, and breads, plus nom-nom tasty yet easy-to-prepare desserts for your indulgent side. YUM!
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Kim Diehl’s Best Appliqué Freezer Paper contains convenient 8½" x 11″ sheets that are easy to draw on, trace on, cut up, and run through an ink-jet printer. And no more hassling with coiling rolls of freezer paper from the grocery store—Kim’s handy sheets lie flat! Kim’s papers (30 per pack) come with a free pattern too. Get Kim’s appliqué papers here.
What’s your favorite season to re-create in needle and thread? Tell us in the comments—and have a wonderful Thanksgiving!