Posts tagged: "books on sale"

  1. Why you need neutral quilts in your life (+ sale!)

    Posted by on May 30, 2016

    Bold. Beautiful. Breathtaking. Neutral? You may not know it now, but by the time you finish reading this blog post we’ll bet you’ll agree: you need neutral quilts in your life! Why? Let us tell you all the reasons. 1. Neutral quilts fit into any decor (traditional, modern, country, you name it). 2. Neutral quilts […]


  2. 🏆 And the best way to applique designs of all kinds goes to… (+ sale!)

    Posted by on May 23, 2016

    Do you suffer from appliphobia? Don’t let a fear of appliqué designs stop you from making the quilts you love. There are lots of ways to appliqué, and we know there’s a perfect method for you! Today we’re bestowing a few appliqué awards on eBooks that will help you learn, master, and most importantly, enjoy […]


  3. Serve up pretty patchwork at the kitchen table (+ sale!)

    Posted by on May 16, 2016

    Table runners remind us of Hershey’s Kisses, Milk Duds, Junior Mints, and Skittles . . . Each piece is its own tiny treasure. And try as you might, you can’t stop at one! Fluttering By from Table Toppers The seasons and reasons may change, but there’s always a place to show off a little quilt […]


  4. Baby quilts for summer arrivals (+ sale!)

    Posted by on May 9, 2016

    Babies! Oh, how we love them. Those chubby cheeks, their itty-bitty toes, and that special baby smell are just the best thing ever. I sure wish my kids were as ready to have kids as I am to be an Oma. I will just have to be patient for a few more years. In the […]


  5. Why English paper piecing patterns are so hot 🔥 (+ sale)

    Posted by on May 2, 2016

    English paper piecing (aka EPP) has been a hot topic for awhile—and it’s showing no signs of stopping. So what’s the secret of EPP’s slow-sewing staying power? Ask any EPP enthusiast and she or he will likely agree on three things: EPP is easy (view this quick tutorial for proof). EPP is fun. (Check out […]


  6. How to deal with that crazy mixed-up quilt stash (+ sale)

    Posted by on April 25, 2016

    I recently became an empty nester. (Yay! Or sniff!) Which means that my quilt stash, after years of living in my dining room (and other hiding places—shh!), is finally getting a room of its own. Touching every piece of fabric I own has been enlightening, to say the least. Why did I save this? Why […]


  7. Happy 🌎 Day! Half off eBooks and ePatterns now (but hurry)

    Posted by on April 22, 2016

    Every April 22 we celebrate Earth Day—a time to recommit to taking care of this big, beautiful rock we call home. We all know the many mantras for taking care of Mother Earth: reduce, reuse, recycle; choose local; and go digital. And when you go digital today at ShopMartingale.com, you can save BIG: That’s right: […]


  8. Start-to-finish in a snap: sewing small quilting projects (+ sale!)

    Posted by on April 18, 2016

    What’s a quilter to do when he or she is running low on sewing time? Whip up a small quilt, of course! Whether you need to make a quick gift or a want a speedy way to update your home decor, small quilting projects pack a big punch. In addition to being time-friendly, small quilting […]


  9. Efficient quilt techniques for remaking antiques (+ sale)

    Posted by on April 11, 2016

    Authentic antique quilts inspire us—and they inspire many of our authors too! With help from our authors, you can remake vintage quilts into your own heirlooms. Simply follow the streamlined techniques of the popular authors we’re highlighting this week. Their eBooks are 40% off through Sunday, April 17. Take a look at the gorgeous quilts […]


  10. Help! How to make a quilt – for beginners and beyond (+ sale)

    Posted by on April 4, 2016

    If you’ve been a quilter for any length of time, you’ve probably heard the following from a friend, family member, coworker, or passerby upon seeing a quilt you’ve created: “I wish I knew how to make a quilt!” As quilters, we know that person can learn how to make a quilt—after all, we did it! […]