Posts tagged: "Layer Cake quilts"

  1. 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 […]

  2. Got precuts? Click for 13 yummy precut patterns (+ flash sale!)

    Posted by on August 21, 2015

    Jelly Rolls, Layer Cakes, Honey Buns, Dessert Rolls…have we whetted your appetite? What you’re hungry for are tempting fabric precuts! Lucky for you, the staff at Martingale has cooked up a batch of 13 scrumptious precut sewing patterns. A Baker’s Dozen: 13 Quilts from Jelly Rolls, Layer Cakes, and More from the Staff at That […]

  3. How to make a scrap quilt—with no scraps? (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on June 9, 2015

    No scraps? No problem! Get that scrappy, vintage look of the past with the convenience of precuts from the present. The author of the bestseller Seamingly Scrappy is back with more projects that you’d swear are scrap quilts in Seems Like Scrappy. But not one pattern calls for a single scrap! “Frolic” from Seems Like […]

  4. 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 […]

  5. 5 tips for precuts – 64 quilt patterns – fabric giveaway!

    Posted by on September 18, 2014

    Got precuts?
 If you’ve got precuts, we’ve got a fabulous new pattern collection for you! Perfect Quilts for Precut Fabrics is a must-have book for precut fans: 64 quilt patterns for fat quarters, fat eighths, charm squares, Layer Cakes, and Jelly Rolls. (Don’t own precuts? No problem! Simply cut your stash fabrics down to size.) […]

  6. Staff favorite: a heaping helping of precut fun! (+ special offer)

    Posted by on August 28, 2014

    I have SABLE syndrome (Stash Accumulated Beyond Life Expectancy). I’ve had it most of my adult life and my self-diagnosis is that I’ll never recover from it. Do you have it too? Maybe you do, but you weren’t aware of its technical term. Now do you think you might have it and maybe know a […]

  7. Sew half-square triangles from strips? Learn how (video + fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on March 25, 2014

    Some of the most beautiful quilts on earth are chock-full of what can be a most tedious pieced unit: the half-square triangle. Popular designer Gerri Robinson is captivated by those little light-and-dark units, and she features them front and center in many of the quilts in her book, A Cut Above—but she doesn’t bat an […]

  8. 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 […]

  9. 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 […]