Posts tagged: "charm quilts"

  1. New book sneak peek! Bundles, doodles, hexies, more (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on June 8, 2016

    Welcome to Wish List Day: July 2016 edition! Get your monthly sneak peek at new Martingale books making their way to your local shop soon. Subscribe to our blog and you’ll always get a first look at new books, special sales, freebies, tutorials, and much more. Enter to win your favorite July 2016 release at […]


  2. A scrappy look in a snap – learn the secret from 15 Moda designers (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on June 1, 2016

    Remember how we predicted that 2016 would be the year of the scrap quilt waaaay back in January? Well, we were right! But, well . . . we sorta cheated. We knew a little secret back then: We knew that Moda All-Stars Scraps Made Simple was arriving this month! What’s so simple about these scrap quilts? […]


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

    Posted by on March 21, 2016

    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, […]


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

    Posted by on March 9, 2016

    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 […]


  5. National Quilting Month: perfect time for a precut party (+ sale)

    Posted by on February 29, 2016

    Who needs a reason to party? We’ve got one for you—the party starts tomorrow, it lasts all month long, and everyone who has a love affair with fabric is welcome. If you haven’t guessed, we’ll tell you: March is National Quilting Month! (Better still, today is Leap Year day. Count it in March and you […]


  6. Flash sale! 11 precut patterns for joyful giving all year long

    Posted by on December 4, 2015

    Christmas. Birthday. Housewarming. Wedding. Hellos. Goodbyes. And just because. There are so many opportunities to make a quilt! Wish you had time to make a quilt for every occasion, celebration, and situation? With a stash of patterns that are fast and fun—and a little bit flirty!—on hand, that wish can easily come true. This weekend […]


  7. Living a charmed life: fun charm-square quilt patterns (+ sale!)

    Posted by on May 11, 2015

    Don’t you love fanning your thumb down the corner of a charm pack at the quilt shop, just to see the rainbow of colors pop? Charm packs are petite, pretty, and oh-so patchwork friendly. So today we’re singing praises to those multicolored, multilayered sandwiches filled with fabric joy! Charm squares can vary in size. These […]


  8. Tip for built-to-last quilts: sewing one final seam

    Posted by on March 23, 2015

    What a wonderful feeling it is to finish a quilt top! Whether the next step is to quilt it yourself or to send it out for professional quilting, it’s important to make sure your top is as sturdy as can be to withstand all the quilting ahead. “Little Red” Layer Cake quilt by Carrie Nelson […]


  9. Drowning in precuts? Grab this lifesaver (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on October 22, 2013

    Floating in a sea of precuts? Let designer Gerri Robinson toss you a lifesaver. As the owner and designer behind Planted Seed Designs, Gerri’s forged a fast friendship with precuts of all kinds. And through her new book, A Cut Above, you’ll learn how to best use yours. Gerri’s quilt patterns will make beautiful use […]


  10. Sweet precut patterns + giveaway

    Posted by on March 19, 2013

    Blocks from Quilts from Sweet Jane I see a lot of quilts in my job. I have edited, compiled, designed for, and published quilt books for 22 years. That adds up to thousands of books. I couldn’t begin to guess how many quilts that amounts to, but I can tell you it’s a lot. These […]