Posts in the quilting & sewing category

  1. Semiannual warehouse sale: spotlight on scrap quilts (did you miss these $6 books?)

    Scrap savers, don’t miss this chance to steal a deal on the scrap-friendly quilt books below—just $6 each!—filled with patterns that’ll give you the inspiration and the how-to you need to make something beautiful out of all those scraps you’ve lovingly saved. FROM KIM DIEHL Simple Blessings Kim Diehl’s first collection of warm, inviting quilts […]


  2. Semiannual warehouse sale: spotlight on techniques (did you miss these $6 books?)

    School’s in, sewing machines are out! Try some out-of-the-box fun with our beautiful and handy how-to books! Each one below is on sale for just SIX BUCKS—they’ll teach you new tricks you can keep in your quiltmaking tool belt and whip out whenever you want. Isn’t it nice to have creative options? Piecing Techniques Crazy […]


  3. Semiannual warehouse sale: spotlight on reproduction quilts (did you miss these $6 books?)

    Reproduction-fabric fans, don’t miss this chance to steal a deal on the inspiring books below—just $6 each!—filled with patterns that’ll give you the inspiration and the how-to you need to make beautiful use of all the repros you’ve been collecting! Remembering the Past Enjoy new and antique versions of stunning quilts . 19th-Century Patchwork Divas’ […]


  4. Semiannual warehouse sale: spotlight on precuts (did you miss these $6 books?)

    What’s your favorite fabric cut? Don’t pass up the chance to steal a deal on the precut-friendly books below—just $6 each!—filled with patterns that’ll give your fat quarters, squares, and strips a lovely place to call home. Do you stash: FAT QUARTERS? Scrappy Fat Quarter Quilts From Fons & Porter Fat-Quarter Quickies From the Teacher’s […]


  5. 📚 It’s baaack! Semi-Annual Warehouse Sale starts TODAY 📚

    Our stupendous Semi-Annual Warehouse Sale starts right here, right now—you’ve just GOT to steal these deals! Add select books to your shopping cart at ShopMartingale.com for only $6 each. Choose from 95+ titles featuring the inspiring beauty and quality instruction you love in Martingale books. Browse the featured books below OR visit this link to […]


  6. Crossover crafter (or curious crafter?) Learn crochet with this quick tutorial

    Are you a crossover crafter? Many of us at Martingale do more than just quilt! Crochet is one of those crafts that calls out to us—it’s easy to learn, you don’t need much in the way of supplies, and you can take your work with you anywhere. Never crocheted before, but always wanted to give […]


  7. 🎅 Merry making with the Moda All-Stars 🎁 (+ big giveaway!)

    Good morning, friends! If you follow Martingale on Instagram or Facebook, you know we’ve been counting down the days to the release of the latest Moda All-Stars book. We’re feeling SEW jolly that the Merry Makers are finally here! Get your patchwork presents wrapped and ready with plenty of time to spare—15 famed Moda designers […]


  8. Ten years of the best quilt-block book around: do you own it? (giveaway + sale!)

    We’re celebrating TEN YEARS since the release of an phenomenal quilt-block book. In fact, we think it’s the best quilt-block book around! Do you own a copy of 501 Rotary-Cut Quilt Blocks? If you do, grab it and give it a congratulatory pat on the back—it’s 10 years old TODAY! If you don’t own a […]


  9. Big-stitch quilting technique: have you tried this fun way to finish? (video)

    When the quilt finish line is near, it’s fun to take a moment to decide which techniques you’ll use to complete your quilt, especially when it comes to quilting your top. There are lots of options! From quick machine quilting with free-motion methods or walking-foot techniques to hand quilting, hand tying, and tacking, the choice […]


  10. 🍁 Everyone, everyone, all for fall! 🍁 Autumn’s warmth and whimsy ahead (+ giveaway!)

    Welcome the autumn season with warm-and-woolly wonders from the best-selling author of A Change of Seasons! In All for Fall (don’t you just love that title?), Bonnie Sullivan shares classic patchwork projects in harvest hues, including lap quilts, pillows, and runners. But that’s not all! She’ll also inspire you to delight in playful nods to […]