Posts in the quilting & sewing category

  1. Easy free-motion quilting motifs, simple as 1-2-3 👍 (free tutorial + giveaway!)

    If you’ve tried free-motion quilting but you’re still in beginner mode . . . If you’re ready to try some fun new motifs . . . If you simply aren’t sure how to progress from where you are . . . Let machine-quilting pro Lori Kennedy take you by the hand and teach you everything […]


  2. VIDEO: How to cut teeny fabric appliques quick, quick, quick! ✂

    True story: a couple of years ago, I was prepping a project and realized that I was nearly at the end of my roll of freezer paper. When I actually remembered to pick up another roll, I was so impressed with myself! A few weeks later, I was ransacking my pantry and what did I […]


  3. ⏰Flash sale! Graceful quilts + companion projects from Kim Diehl

    Whoo-boy are we excited to share this deal with you today! Download Kim Diehl’s best-seller Simple Graces for only $6.00! What a steal! Kim’s fourth book is extra special: not only has she designed quilts in her stunning signature style, she’s also designed simple-and-sweet companion projects for each quilt that you can whip up in […]


  4. Charm-quilt ideas from the best in the biz: Moda All-Stars are back! (+ fabric giveaway!)

    You’re loving the Moda All-Stars series of books so much, we went and did it again: we published book #4, and it’s available NOW! In Moda All-Stars: Lucky Charm Quilts, you’ll find dazzling quilts from some of Moda’s most popular designers, all made with 5″ charm squares. Chapters are organized by how many charm packs […]


  5. How to sew rickrack on a quilt (think spring flowers!) 💐

    Today is the first day of spring! It’s the perfect time to start sewing something new—and we’ve got the perfect book to help you welcome warmer weather! Here Comes Spring is packed with pretty patchwork to decorate your home for the season—and the little details that authors Jeanne Large and Shelley Wicks dream up for […]


  6. It’s official – Moda All-Stars: All in a Row Again has a cover! 👏

    The votes have been tallied . . . here is the cover of Moda All-Stars: All in a Row Again! No matter which cover was your favorite, patterns for ALL the rows you saw on both covers are included in the book, coming in October 2017. Mix and match 23 rows in four fun categories: […]


  7. 5 fun ideas for celebrating Worldwide Quilting Day 2017 (tomorrow!)

    Worldwide Quilting Day 2017 is tomorrow! Just think of all the quilters . . . all the fabric . . .  all the happily humming sewing machines! Tomorrow that humming will be heard ’round the world—we all need to make some noise, right? We’ve been celebrating Worldwide Quilting Day on our blog for five years […]


  8. Repro lovers, assemble! 182 twists on Civil War–style quilt blocks (+ fabric giveaway)

    Reproduction-quilt lovers, are you ready for a decidedly different quilt-block book? Save your scraps, pile up your precuts, and iron your yardage—The 4″ x 5″ Quilt-Block Anthology is a BIG quilt-block book that will inspire you for years to come! If you’re like us, you’re “long”ing to stitch these one-of-a-kind rectangular blocks—the unexpected shape is […]


  9. Get ready for All in a Row – again! But first, help us choose a cover?

    Get ready for MORE row-by-row quilting fun—Moda All-Stars: All in a Row Again is in the works! Just like the original Moda All-Stars All in a Row, All in a Row Again is packed with pretty patchwork rows to inspire your quiltmaking in *sew* many ways! The book arrives in October 2017—and we can’t wait […]


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    It’s baaaack!!! Our semiannual warehouse sale is in full swing—and you’ve just GOT to steal these deals! Add select books to your shopping cart at ShopMartingale.com for only $5 each. Choose from 90+ titles featuring the inspiring beauty and quality instruction you love in Martingale books. Choose from the featured books below OR visit this […]