Posts tagged: "Christmas projects"

  1. Wish List Day! Yoko Saito 💕 scrap baskets 💕 merry makers 💕 fall fun (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on August 3, 2018

    Whaddya say? It’s our favorite day! Welcome to Wish List Day—today we’re sharing with you the new books on their way to your local quilt shop in September. Keep track of your favorites by using the “Notify Me” and “Wish List” options at ShopMartingale.com. Browse the latest batch of Martingale books below—then enter to win […]


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

    Posted by on July 2, 2018

    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! Subscribe to our blog and […]


  3. ’Tis the season for stitching: ring it in with Kathy Schmitz (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on May 16, 2018

    We counted (well, with a little help from Google). It’s 198 days until winter begins—and you know it’ll creep up on us all! Now’s the time to choose relaxing days of slow stitching over the crazy-fast pace of the most anticipated season (and holiday) of the year. Before the busyness can get the best of […]


  4. Look to embroidery for the quickest handmade Christmas gifts!

    Posted by on December 8, 2017

    Raise your hand if you’re thinking of making Christmas gifts this year . . . but haven’t started them yet. Some of us at Martingale? Same. Is there still time? Hey, you’ve got a whole 16 days until Christmas is here—of course there’s time! When you want sweet and simple projects to whip up quick, […]


  5. 14 quick Christmas sewing ideas to get in the holiday spirit

    Posted by on November 3, 2017

    It’s November. Let that sink in! The hubbub of Halloween is over and now we turn our thoughts to the wintertime holidays. Where’s that panic button when I need one? Panic and planning aside, I can’t think of a better way to get yourself into the festive season mindset than to make a fun little […]


  6. Snowflake-button tutorial with Bonnie Sullivan: sew quick, so cute!

    Posted by on September 22, 2017

    We know, we know . . . because we’re quilters, people automatically think we sew everything—hems, holes, pleats, ruffles, and the like. Maybe you do that kind of sewing and maybe you don’t, but when it comes to sewing buttons, you’ve just got to learn the way that A Change of Seasons author Bonnie Sullivan […]


  7. National Sewing Month ideas: put on your Santa hat early this year!

    Posted by on September 11, 2017

    Have you been celebrating National Sewing Month? There’s no better excuse to carve out some extra time to sew in September. In fact, you can tell everyone it’s your duty and responsibility to sew. It’s a national month, people! Today we’re thinking ahead to the hustle and bustle of Christmas—and how every year, we wish […]


  8. Sew a holly-jolly holiday! Sweet Santa embroidery patterns (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on May 17, 2017

    It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas . . . when Santa’s the inspiration for your needle and thread, every day feels like the most wonderful time of the year! First Robin Kingsley charmed us with a flurry of sweet snowmen in her best-selling book Snow Happy. Now Robin is back to share more […]


  9. Wish list day! Jo’s sequel, sweet Santas, stunning stitches + a little something (giveaway!)

    Posted by on April 3, 2017

    Our favorite day of the month is here again: Wish List Day! Get a peek at new books coming from Martingale in May—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 books, plus special sales, freebies, […]


  10. A Christmas wish for you

    Posted by on December 23, 2016

    A very merry eve of Christmas Eve to you! Whether you’re stuffing stockings, baking cookies, or in the middle of a sewing sprint, we want to take just a moment to say thank you. We are honored to be a part of your creative life, and we want to wish you the happiest and healthiest […]