Posts tagged: "Christmas projects"

  1. Patchwork + Christmas hand embroidery = ♥ (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on April 6, 2016

    It’s never too soon to start stitching for Christmas! From Christmas Patchwork Loves Embroidery by Gail Pan The bestselling author of Patchwork Loves Embroidery is ready to help you celebrate the holidays with sweet designs that will spread the delights of Christmas throughout your home. And throughout the homes of those you love! Star Birds […]


  2. 📚 New books for you: Civil War, Christmas, and the ultimate guide (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on March 2, 2016

    Welcome to Wish List Day: April 2016 edition! It’s our monthly peek at new Martingale quilt books and patterns on their way soon to your local shop. 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 April 2016 […]


  3. Happy Christmas Eve! Still sewing? Here’s a poem for you.

    Posted by on December 24, 2015

    From Handmade Christmas Cheer by Pat Wys A very merry Christmas Eve to you! Busy stuffing stockings? Wrapping gifts? Baking Santa’s favorite cookies? Sewing faster than a flying reindeer? However you’re spending your day, we hope it’s full of fun and festivity. Tomorrow we’ll be closing our office doors to spend the holidays with loved […]


  4. Baby’s first Christmas: “sew” fun to be Santa! (sale)

    Posted by on November 23, 2015

    Have you had any sweet new additions to your family this year? Or is a grandbaby, niece, or nephew scheduled to make his or her debut any day now? Baby’s first Christmas is a wonderful occasion to commemorate and an especially lovely occasion to sew for. But with December 25 fast approaching, time for finishing […]


  5. Christmas sewing projects for YOUR style (+ flash sale!)

    Posted by on November 19, 2015

    This week, we’re making a list of all the Christmas sewing projects we want to tackle before the snow flies and all the great Christmas gifts (handmade, of course) that we want to give. For some much-needed inspiration, we’re poring over Christmas Quilts from Hopscotch: Warm and Cozy, Merry and Bright by Heather Willms and […]


  6. Sew festive! Wrap up your Christmas list 🎅 with fun gifts to sew (sale)

    Posted by on November 16, 2015

    It happens to me every year. I have big plans to sew fun gifts for friends and family. Then the festive season hits, I run out of time, and it all goes down in flames! This year, I plan on making just a couple of low-stress projects. During the long Thanksgiving weekend I’m going to […]


  7. What’s your Santa style? Quilted Christmas gifts 4 ways (sale)

    Posted by on November 2, 2015

    What’s your Christmas style? When it comes to Christmas, most everyone has a favorite style they love to see, emulate, and celebrate. Whether you love the soft sparkle of old-time tinsel or prefer a contemporary color palette, we have inspiring books that will ignite the Christmas spirit—and the sewist—in you! Choose from 4 styles of […]


  8. Countdown to Christmas: super-quick quilted gifts to make (+ sale)

    Posted by on October 26, 2015

    It’s still October. Halloween hasn’t even happened. It must be too early to start your quilted Christmas gifts…right? Well, we counted. The calendar shows only EIGHT more weekends until Christmas. Uh-oh! The time to finalize that gift list and start sewing is now. Who’s with us?? If you’re like us, your gift list gets crowded […]


  9. How to make a simple quilt? Try these sweet treats

    Posted by on September 14, 2015

    Are you in the mood for a sweet quilting treat? Presenting the latest from the Sweet & Simple™ series, our line of delightful single patterns. These easy-to-start-and-finish simple quilt designs are available only at independent quilt shops, and they’re just $4 each! Why not stop by your local quilt shop this weekend and pick up […]


  10. Your stash = savings: Christmas gifts for $15, $5, less (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on July 16, 2015

    How many people would you love to delight with a handmade gift this coming Christmas? Does your gift list start out long, only to get shortened after you factor in the time and money it takes to go handmade? Let’s keep it real: the art of handmade gift giving lies in efficiency—in both time and […]