Posts tagged: "new releases"

  1. Blog hop! Revamp a room with a single quilt (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on August 21, 2014

    Is a room in your home ready for an update? It can be overwhelming to think about redecorating an entire room—so don’t! The softness of a simple quilt or the punch of a colorful pillow can instantly infuse a so-so space with fresh personality. In the new book Sew a Modern Home, author Melissa Lunden […]


  2. Bathtime = playtime! Crochet water-friendly toys

    Posted by on August 15, 2014

    If you’ve spent any time around kids this summer, you know: kids LOVE water! Whether it’s in the pool or in the tub, kids + water = maximum fun. Megan Kreiner, author of the wildly popular Crochet a Zoo, noticed how much her little ones, James and Emily, loved bath time. So she created a […]


  3. Super-cute baby quilts, 3 easy ways (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on August 14, 2014

    Need an easy baby-quilt pattern to sew in time for the shower—even if it’s less than a week away? Or do you want to pamper a new baby with a beautiful quilt that can be cherished and kept for years to come? No need to choose one or the other—you can do both with the […]


  4. Want an instant $40 to spend right now? Join our book club!

    Posted by on August 12, 2014

    Are you a book lover? Do you relish the chance to sit down with a great book and imagine your creative possibilities? What could be better? How about having a new book delivered to your door every month! By joining the Martingale Insider Book Club, that’s just what you can count on. Here’s how the […]


  5. Patterns for pennies—so you can stock up!

    Posted by on August 8, 2014

    Do you like to stock your stash with beautiful yarn or fabulous patterns? Even if you’re on a budget, you can do both! Easy Crocheted Hats and Scarves is a collection of popular patterns—bundled together into a nifty budget booklet that will cost you less than 90 cents per pattern. Yes, you read that right: […]


  6. Strip piecing gets spectacular: must-see quilts (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on August 7, 2014

    Spectacular geometrics. Mind-bending curves. Brave, bold designs. Sound like a best-of-show winner in a national quilt competition? Here’s a little secret about the quilts in the new book Remarkable Rectangles: “Robin’s Butterfly” They’re 100% strip pieced. Author Robert DeCarli’s quilts are graphically stunning, featuring illusions of curves, diamonds, and more. Upon first glance—or even after […]


  7. Perfect knitted scarves for your stash! (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on August 1, 2014

    We know it happens. You were browsing the local yarn shop and ended up buying a few special skeins with no pattern in mind—gasp! No need to worry—even if those skeins have been sitting in your stash for months, we’ve just released a new booklet of popular designs by Sheryl Thies that can be knit […]


  8. Stop dreaming, start doing! 7 top projects

    Posted by on July 25, 2014

    So you’ve been perusing Pinterest, and you’ve dreamt of freshening up your decor, and you’re itching to try something new. With so many ideas and so little time, how do you go beyond dreaming and start doing? Let us help! We’ve compiled popular projects into budget-friendly booklets just for you. For less than 15 bucks, […]


  9. Got fat quarters? Make fun-size quilts (+ 16 giveaways!)

    Posted by on July 24, 2014

    Got fat quarters? Today’s the day to invite them out to play! We issued a challenge to popular designers: create a quilt no bigger than a fat quarter. The result? The new book Fun-Size Quilts! And although this unique collection of small quilt patterns is fat-quarter friendly, you can invite your fat eighths, scraps, and […]


  10. Perfect quilter gifts: 2015 quilting calendars (+ 4 giveaways!)

    Posted by on July 17, 2014

    Welcome to day four of Christmas in July week! Remember to enter our daily fabric giveaway at the bottom of this post. (Moda sends you their “Hearty Good Wishes”!) The holidays wouldn’t be complete without a proper ringing in of the New Year. And because our 2015 quilting calendars have arrived, we’re ready to don […]