Posts tagged: "new releases"

  1. New books for you! Strips, squares, and superheroes (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on February 3, 2016

    Welcome to Wish List Day! It’s our monthly peek at new Martingale quilt books and more on their way 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 March 2016 release at the bottom […]


  2. 📚 Quilt-book lovers: get $40 to spend today 📚

    Posted by on January 29, 2016

    So, what can $14.99 buy you at our website, ShopMartingale? The answer is, a LOT—when you join the Martingale Insider Book Club! For just $14.99 and a small commitment on your part, you’ll get 35% OFF all of our books and other products for an entire year. PLUS: as soon as you join, you’ll receive […]


  3. How to make a strip quilt: 16 striking ways (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on January 27, 2016

    Got Jelly Rolls? Stash strips? Skinny scraps? It’s easy to unite them—all you need is the right quilt pattern. Or the right 16 quilt patterns! If you follow quilter Kate Henderson at her Two Little Banshees blog, you know she’s a lively Australian mother of four who loves to design quilts—and she’s quite a seamstress […]


  4. These sweet little snowmen will melt your heart (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on January 20, 2016

    How’s winter treating you? Rain, snow, sleet, hail . . . sometimes the season summons the dreaded winter blues. But we have a secret: there’s a way you can sew those winter blues away. How? By embroidering odes to winter’s happiest friends. Snowmen! Embroidery designs from Snow Happy With Snow Happy, the new book from […]


  5. New quilt books! Spring sewing, cabin loving, speedy slicing (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on January 19, 2016

    Welcome to Wish List Day! Get a peek at new Martingale quilt books on their way to your local shop in February. Subscribe to our blog and you’ll always get the skinny about new books first—plus special sales, freebies, tutorials, and more. Which February book is your favorite? Enter to win it at the bottom […]


  6. Jo Morton’s display tips for small quilts (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on January 13, 2016

    The year: 1985. An iconic year for quilting. Why? It was the year quilt designer Jo Morton discovered her true love: she stitched her first quilt that was made to look antique, entirely on purpose. Quilts from Jo’s Little Favorites Since then, Jo has become a star of the quilting world—fabric designer, teacher, author, lecturer, […]


  7. Wish List Day! New quilt books: strips, snow, and Jo (+ giveaway)

    Posted by on January 6, 2016

    Welcome to Wish List Day! It’s our monthly peek at new quilt books from Martingale, on their way to your local shop. New inspiration for the New Year begins . . . now! Enter to win your favorite January book at the bottom of this post. Subscribe to our blog and you’ll always get a […]


  8. Favorites of 2015: machine-quilting pick of the year

    Posted by on January 1, 2016

    Happy New Year to you! There was a new sewing machine under the tree for me! My old machine didn’t excel at free-motion quilting and the walking foot was just so-so. But my new machine is a star performer at both. For that reason, my favorite quilt of 2015 comes from Christa Watson’s book Machine […]


  9. Favorites of 2015: most colorful pick of the year

    Posted by on December 31, 2015

    It was so hard to choose a favorite quilt of the year! In the end, my love of stars and rainbow colors prevailed, and I chose the Star Bright quilt from Splash of Color by Jackie Kunkel. I just can’t get enough of bright colors on a black and white background. Star Bright quilt from […]


  10. Favorites of 2015: a yarn lover’s pick of the year

    Posted by on December 30, 2015

    After receiving a sizeable stash of sock yarn for my birthday this year (best birthday EVER!), I’ve been eyeing all the projects in Sock-Yarn Accessories. First project on my list: the Rockport Fingerless Gloves. Rockport Fingerless Gloves They’re light and lacy and look good with just about any outfit. They’re like knitted jewelry—pretty bracelets that […]