Posts tagged: "charm squares"

  1. New tricks for a seasoned scrap quilter (+ scrappy giveaway!)

    Posted by on May 25, 2018

    As the content director for Martingale, it’s easy to be inspired by all of our authors’ work. Every day I’m surrounded by beautiful new quilts, pillows, table toppers, embroidered goodies, and more. Very often I find myself saying, “I want to make that.” Then time slips away, another box of quilts comes in, and I […]


  2. Semiannual warehouse sale: spotlight on precuts (did you miss these $6 books?)

    Posted by on March 14, 2018

    Do you stash precuts? Don’t pass up the chance to steal a deal on the precut-friendly books below—just $6 each!—filled with patterns that’ll give your fat quarters, squares, and strips a lovely place to call home. GOT FAT QUARTERS? Fat-Quarter Quickies From the Teacher’s Pet Fast Fat-Quarter Quilts Fabulously fast Table Toppers Top ’em all […]


  3. Moda + Minis = fast, fun projects to “charm” us all! (+ fabric giveaway)

    Posted by on February 28, 2018

    We’re just a “little” excited to introduce you to the latest book from the Moda All-Stars—they’re back to charm you in many “mini” ways! Start with one, two, or three packs of 2½" mini-charm squares; then choose a project from 18 celebrated Moda designers, including: Lisa Bongean: Spare Time Jo Morton: Pinwheels All in a […]


  4. What can you do with a charm pack? 8 fun projects to try

    Posted by on August 9, 2017

    Got a stack of charm packs but no inspiration in sight? Whether you’re an accumulator of precut charm squares or a saver of 5″ squares from your scraps, we’ve got bundles of “charming” ideas to get you sewing something fun! Pillow party ahead Charm squares needed: 42 In this cute Country Threads pillow, the raw […]


  5. Charm-quilt ideas from the best in the biz: Moda All-Stars are back! (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on March 22, 2017

    You’re loving the Moda All-Stars series of books so much, we went and did it again: we published book #4, and it’s available NOW! In Moda All-Stars: Lucky Charm Quilts, you’ll find dazzling quilts from some of Moda’s most popular designers, all made with 5″ charm squares. Chapters are organized by how many charm packs […]


  6. Wish List Day! Moda All-Stars, 4″ x 5″ blocks, free-motion 1-2-3 (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on February 6, 2017

    We’re back for our favorite day of the month: it’s Wish List Day! We can’t wait to show you sneak peeks of books coming from Martingale in March—tell us which one is your favorite book and you could win it! Subscribe to our blog and you’ll always be the first to see new Martingale quilt […]


  7. 5″ scraps or 5″ precuts? Take your pick in Sew Charming (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on November 30, 2016

    Do you need new inspiration for your charm squares, or new inspiration for your scraps? Say hooray—the new book Sew Charming has you covered both ways! From Country Threads—the best-selling authors of the “Charm School” and Civil War quilts series—comes a fresh approach to making quilts with 5″ squares. You’ll find the freedom to sew […]


  8. Short on sewing time? Fill it with *This and That* (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on October 26, 2016

    Love to sew, but feel like you’re always watching the clock? We feel the same. Sometimes it seems like there’s never enough time to start a sewing project, let alone finish it! That’s exactly why popular designer Sherri K. Falls wrote her new book, Sew This and That!—because she knows what it’s like to be […]


  9. New books for charm squares, fat quarters, and patchwork divas (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on October 5, 2016

    Hey hey hey—it’s Wish List Day! We love giving you a peek at new books on the way, and we love finding out which books you like best. In fact, you could win your favorite book if you let us know your choice at the end of this post. But be warned: it’s gonna be […]


  10. Flash sale! Schnibbles Times Two is perfect for you IF . . .

    Posted by on September 23, 2016

    Schnibbles Times Two is perfect for you if . . . You LOVE the irresistible appeal of charm squares. McGuffey charm-pack quilt You LOVE Layer Cakes loaded with patchwork possibilities. McGuffey Layer Cake quilt You LOVE making both big and little quilts. Scratch Layer Cake quilt (68″ x 80½") and Scratch charm-square quilt (31¼" x […]