✨ Wish-List Day! Wonders, layers, littles, and sleigh bells (+ giveaway!) ✨

Welcome to Wish-List Day! Time to share an all-new batch of inspiring Martingale books coming your way in August. Take a peek at what’s headed to your local quilt shop soon—and don’t forget to choose your favorite book in the comments. You could win it as soon as it’s released!

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Temecula Quilt Company Quirky Little QuiltsTemecula Quilt Company—Quirky Little Quilts
Patchwork from the Past, Projects for the Present
Sheryl Johnson

Mismatched blocks, make-do colors, planned mistakes, and happy surprises—it’s all good at Temecula Quilt Company! Inspired by quiltmakers of the nineteenth century, Sheryl Johnson shares 15 petite patchwork quilts and invites you to play with reproduction fabrics in quirky ways. Try asymmetrical layouts, unexpected block pairings, and blends of color where anything goes. The results are instantly endearing, just like the quilts of yesteryear.

From Temecula Quilt Company Quirky Little Quilts


Small WondersSmall Wonders
Tiny Treasures to Fuse, Embroider, and Enjoy
Serena Boffa Soda

Peek inside the world of Italian quiltmaker Serena Boffa Soda, a place where tiny treasures abound. Study these sweet quilts with their fast-to-fuse appliqués and you’ll discover delightful details upon a closer look. Only basic sewing and embroidery skills are needed, and these pages are packed with how-tos for every step (so don’t sweat the small stuff!). As you stitch you’ll learn what Serena knows to be true: it’s the little things that make all the difference.

From Small Wonders


Easy Layer-Cake Quilts 2Easy Layer-Cake Quilts 2
More Simple Quilts from 10″ Squares
Barbara Groves and Mary Jacobson

Introducing more sensationally simple quilts from Me and My Sister Designs—Layer-Cake style! Sisters Barb and Mary are famous for sharing little sewing tricks that make quilts look more complex than they truly are. In Easy Layer-Cake Quilts 2, they’re at it again. Put your Layer Cakes (or any 10″ fabric squares) to use in 11 easy quilts that are as pretty as can be. A Layer Cake, a background fabric, and maybe a border fabric or two are all you need to begin!

From Easy Layer-Cake Quilts 2


Sleigh BellsSleigh Bells
Stitch a Folk-Art Quilt Full of Winter Fun
Jan Patek

Celebrate the season with a quilt chock-full of winter’s charms! Make a dozen cute quilt-block designs featuring whimsical snowmen, quaint cottages, towering trees, wonky stars, and joyful angels, plus kids bundled up for wintertime fun. Need some cold-weather comfort? At queen size, this cozy quilt can be showcased anywhere—and cuddled under anytime you need to warm up! For quick coordinating projects, turn single blocks into pillows, wall quilts, table toppers, and more. Full-size appliqué patterns included.

From Sleigh Bells


Which book above would amp up your August? Tell us in the comments and you could win it when it’s released! We’ll choose a random winner one week from today and let you know by email if you win. Good luck!

By the way—books released in July are available TODAY!


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