Posts tagged: "new releases"

  1. Fusible appliqué made easy with Pat Sloan (+ big giveaway!)

    Posted by on March 24, 2015

    Moda fabric designer, American Patchwork & Quilting Radio host, prolific author, traveling teacher, quilt-along queen (six already hosted in 2015!), and social-media maven (with a reach of 130,000 between sites, blog, Facebook, and Instagram)—it’s none other than Pat Sloan! What’s next for this beloved quilting personality, known for her boundless creativity and contagious enthusiasm? She’s […]


  2. Spectacular Civil War tribute quilts from Country Threads (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on March 19, 2015

    The best-seller The Blue and the Gray: a Civil War fabric lover’s dream. Civil War Remembered: the dream continues. Detail of “Road to Victory” from Civil War Remembered Whether you’re a fan of traditional quilts, Civil War reproduction prints, or deliciously scrappy patterns, these spectacular new designs from Country Threads will inspire you. (And if […]


  3. Poof! Add a magic color to your quilts (blog hop + giveaway!)

    Posted by on March 5, 2015

    Welcome, all A Modern Twist blog hop-ees! We’re excited to be a stop on Natalie Barnes’s blog hop for her new book. Natalie is a contributor to popular Martingale books including Fun-Size Quilts, Kitchen Stitches, and Set the Table. We’re thrilled that she now has a book of her very own, which includes a special […]


  4. New quilting books this March: newbie applique, Civil War

    Posted by on March 3, 2015

    Welcome to Wish-List Day! Get a sneak peek at new quilting books coming to your local quilt shop in March. Click on a book cover; then use the “Wish List” and “Notify Me” tools at ShopMartingale.com to keep track of your favorites. Subscribe to our blog so you’ll know when each book is available. Enter […]


  5. Perfect projects for quilt retreats (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on February 24, 2015

    Whether you’re “retreating” to your quilting space for an afternoon or meeting up with friends for a long weekend of sewing, quilt retreats are all the rage. And why not? Just like a massage or a mani-pedi, a retreat plucks you from your day-to-day life and places you in an environment where you can lavish […]


  6. Boho meets crochet: 30 fun patterns (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on February 20, 2015

    You’ve seen those popular vintage crochet motifs—the granny square, the mandala, the flower—but you won’t believe their new, bright makeover! Everything from crocheted hair accessories to slouchy bags gets dipped in bright, fresh colors in Boho Crochet, a collection of 30 hip and happy crochet projects. Why not give YOUR style a cheery, boho-chic makeover? […]


  7. Quick, easy, fun, done: new quilt patterns at your LQS

    Posted by on February 19, 2015

    Fantastic qualities to have in a quilt pattern, right? These qualities are exactly what we relied on when creating an exciting new pattern line for you. And today we can introduce it: Martingale’s Sweet & Simple™ pattern series! Thirty sensational projects will help you get to the finish line fast—and you’ll love every sweet-and-simple minute […]


  8. For your quilting toolbox: exploring the three Cs (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on February 17, 2015

    The quilter’s toolbox—we all have one. Many of our tools are items we can find at a local quilt shop or buy from a favorite vendor at a quilt show. There are also “tools” we use every day that make our quilts special and uniquely ours. Our eye for color, the way we plan and […]


  9. Scrap overload? Piece these “little gems” in a flash (+ big giveaway!)

    Posted by on February 10, 2015

    Got an overload of scraps and not a lot of time to use them up? Join the club. And let us introduce you to the president of the club, new Martingale author Connie Kauffman. So, how did Connie rise to such a position? She found a solution for all of us scrap collectors who know […]


  10. You’ll be sew inspired: 3 new quilting books for February

    Posted by on February 3, 2015

    Welcome to Wish-List Day! Get a sneak peek at new quilting books coming to your local quilt shop in February. Click on a book cover and then use the “Wish List” and “Notify Me” tools at ShopMartingale to keep track of your favorites. Be sure to subscribe to our blog so you’ll know when each […]