Posts tagged: "creativity"

  1. Write, sketch, plan, dream 💭💭💭 New Kim Diehl journal arrives! (+giveaway)

    Posted by on October 15, 2018

    Do you keep a journal? Whether you have in the past, you’re keeping one now, or you’d like to start, Kim Diehl will inspire you to keep a new journal—just for your creative side! Relax, unwind, and make time in your busy day for a little reflection with Kim at your side. In Simple Reflections, […]


  2. The next breathtaking release in our coffee-table book series is here (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on October 10, 2018

    We are so excited to share with you the fifth title from our popular coffee-table book series! In it, you’ll experience the magnificent work of one of the world’s most esteemed quilt artists. Yoko Saito through the Years is a retrospective of the distinguished career of Japanese master quilter Yoko Saito. Her history unfolds in […]


  3. Meet the new Martingale (sew excited to share!)

    Posted by on July 31, 2018

    We’ve been planning and prepping. Now it’s time to welcome you to our freshened-up, beautified, ready-to-wow-you website—meet the NEW ShopMartingale.com! Our brand-spanking-new home page! Martingale staffers have been working hard to redesign ShopMartingale.com so you can easily find the information you’re looking for, whether it’s finding quilt books, downloading free how-tos, checking out our sale […]


  4. Sewing podcasts 2018: five we’re loving right now 🎧

    Posted by on July 13, 2018

    Do you listen to podcasts? There’s nothing that goes together quite like an afternoon of quilting while listening to people’s related stories. We’ve rounded up some of the quilting and sewing podcasts we’ve been listening to lately—read on to learn more! American Patchwork & Quilting Podcast with Pat Sloan Pat is where it’s at! Pat […]


  5. Even your ancient scraps will ❤ you for trying this technique (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on April 16, 2018

    Grab your bits, pieces, strings, strips, and chunks: (Yes, even the ones that look like this—you’ve got them too, right?): Slice and dice them into smaller scraps: Sew them back together this way and that: Keep sewing, keep going! And before you know it, your bits and pieces begin to turn into something magical, right […]


  6. Creative quilters 💕 That time our editor repurposed a quilt on Instagram . . .

    Posted by on April 9, 2018

    A fun thing happened a few weeks ago on our Instagram page—so fun, we wanted you to see it too! We shared a little project that our acquisitions and development editor Amelia Johanson made to cover and cushion her sewing-room chair. It’s the Sister’s Choice Table Topper by Beth Bradley from the new book Lunch-Hour […]


  7. 5 reasons to attend Quiltstock: a quilt retreat hosted by Martingale and Moda

    Posted by on March 28, 2018

    Giddyup and let’s get going! Spend time doing what you love with people who love the same things as you. Ready or not, here it comes—and we’d hate for you to miss it. Still need a nudge to know whether or not to add your name to our must-not-miss Martingale and Moda Quiltstock retreat list? […]


  8. Join our book club and get $40 to spend right now – yes, now!

    Posted by on January 12, 2018

    If you follow our Stitch This! blog, we know something about you: you love books that inspire your creativity. And because you do, the Martingale Insider Book Club may be just right for you. As a book-club member, you’ll get all our brand-new books, all our best sellers, all 35% off, all the time—that’s a […]


  9. Plan, dream, create: an inspiring journal for the New Year (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on January 10, 2018

    A New Year means a fresh start—and today, we’re excited to introduce you to a tool that will give you a fresh outlook on your creative life. Welcome to organization for your quilting life, and inspiration for your quilting soul! Photographed at quilting star Lisa Bongean’s gorgeous lakeside home, A Quilter’s Journal is an inspiring […]


  10. Best new quilt books? They’re coming in 2018! (sneak peek)

    Posted by on January 1, 2018

    Cheers to the New Year! As we turn the page on a new year, we celebrate the creativity of you, our customers, the loyalty of passionate book lovers, and the spirit that spurs all of us on to make things for those we love. We know the gift-giving season is behind us, but we wanted […]