Posts tagged: "quick and easy quilts"

  1. Cut, sew, give, repeat: super-quick charity quilts

    Posted by on October 24, 2016

    Quilters are truly giving and generous people. They donate countless handmade items to support charities and individuals in need. When a sudden need pops up due to a natural disaster or other horrific event, somebody, somewhere, immediately starts a drive to make and donate a quilt or other comfort item. What a great way to […]


  2. 🍴Give thanks – for fast, fun table-topper sewing! (+ sale)

    Posted by on October 17, 2016

    We’re closing in on that busy time of year—the holidays! Even though we have lots of planning, cooking, shopping, and decorating ahead, it’s important to carve out a little space for ourselves and spend time in our happy place—in front of our sewing machines. We all deserve a little escape from the insanity, don’t we? […]


  3. 🎅 Sew Santa sew! Quick Christmas quilts to make for baby (+ sale)

    Posted by on October 10, 2016

    Christmas is right around the corner. Google says only 77 sleeps left. And who is more excited to experience the magic of Christmas than the littlest of littles in our lives—babies and other tiny tykes! What better way to show a little one your love than to stitch up a gift that they can snuggle, […]


  4. Free quilt pattern: a quick beauty for beginners (and for THAT fabric)

    Posted by on September 30, 2016

    It’s the weekend!!! So, whatcha doing this weekend? Got any plans yet? Well guess what: we just reserved a spot for you, and it’s the best seat in the house. It’s at your sewing machine! Download this free quilt pattern by Sara Diepersloot, called Nest, and then head to your fabric stash pronto. Let’s get […]


  5. Back to school? You’ll ❤ these 4 weekend-worthy quilts (+ sale!)

    Posted by on August 29, 2016

    Is your town back to school already—or are the kiddos heading back soon? For many quilters, that can mean a long wait for precious sewing time to arrive . . . on the weekend! If you’re waiting for your next weekend sewing splurge, now’s a great time to devise a quick plan. Hmm . . […]


  6. Quilt books we 💘: a staffer tweets a sweet story 🐥

    Posted by on July 29, 2016

    You’ve heard from some of my coworkers about their favorite Martingale books. They’ve all said that it’s impossible to pick a single favorite—and I am right there with them! I love everything we publish. That said, Sweet Tweets is very special to me. We have a fabulous team of folks who are dedicated to finding […]


  7. Stack-and-whack patterns on “deck” – 4 ways (+ sale)

    Posted by on June 20, 2016

    Who doesn’t love stack-and-whack-style quilts? Time flies by as you follow the steps: Stack your fabrics. Rotary cut your fabrics, stack by stack. Shuffle the order of the cut fabrics. Sew back together for unexpected surprises! Karla Alexander has built a beautiful quilting career on her unique stack-and-whack approach—you know her method as Stack the […]


  8. Baby quilts for summer arrivals (+ sale!)

    Posted by on May 9, 2016

    Babies! Oh, how we love them. Those chubby cheeks, their itty-bitty toes, and that special baby smell are just the best thing ever. I sure wish my kids were as ready to have kids as I am to be an Oma. I will just have to be patient for a few more years. In the […]


  9. 3 quick-to-make quilts for dads and grads

    Posted by on May 6, 2016

    Father’s Day is Sunday, June 19, and graduation ceremonies will be popping up everywhere soon. When it comes to gifts for dads AND grads, there’s always a wonderful way to say What way is that? Why, with a quilt of course! Today we’ve rounded up three quilts that will easily pull double duty. From one […]


  10. Your next quick quilt pattern: simple and sweet sewing treat!

    Posted by on April 27, 2016

    ↑↑↑ That’s the mantra of our Sweet & Simple pattern series. If it’s your quilting mantra too, you’ll love our latest additions! Whether your taste is traditional or more modern, we’ve got you covered. Best of all? Sweet & Simple patterns are only $4.00 each! Quick: You’ll get started AND get to the finish line […]