Posts in the quilting & sewing category

  1. 🐦 A sew-in-an-afternoon project for lovebirds 🐤

    Valentine’s Day is coming up fast (didn’t we just count down to the New Year yesterday?)! If your plan was to sew up something special but you think you’ve run out of time, I have good news. There really is still time to stitch up something cute for that special someone. This Lovebirds quilt from […]


  2. Fabric-filled fun: 8 quilt-alongs to join now

    Seems like quilt-alongs (QALs) are everywhere right now—boy, are they are hot! Online QALs are a great way to meet online friends who share your passion for patchwork. Plus, you get the inspiration to start a project and the motivation to complete it. Your online friends will be cheering your progress all the way to […]


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

    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 […]


  4. Steal this deal: a year of inspiration, 2 cents per day (supply limited)

    If we offered you quilty inspiration and eye candy every month for a year for only TWO CENTS per day, would you take us up on it? Well, today is THE DAY we offer you just that! We can finally bring you this AMAZING deal on an item that’s been a best seller since its […]


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

    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 […]


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

    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 […]


  7. 💘 Quilt a bouquet for your valentine 💋 (+ sale)

    February 14 is getting close, and that means love is in the air! Rather than giving your valentine chocolates that are too-soon devoured or flowers that are too-soon wilted, consider creating a bouquet with some serious staying power. From Creative Quilts from Your Crayon Box A bouquet made from fabric and thread will provide years […]


  8. Celebrate Local Quilt Shop Day this Saturday!

    Tomorrow’s the day you’ve been waiting for. Put your shopping shoes on and get ready to drive, walk, bike, ski, or hoverboard to your local quilt shop, because Saturday, January 23, is Local Quilt Shop Day! This Saturday, quilt and fabric shops throughout the country will celebrate all things quilty, with tons of fun activities […]


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

    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 […]


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

    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 […]