Wow! 40% off beginner’s quilting books

Teach a beginner or indulge in a quick weekend project with these easy quilt patterns. This week only, get books on quilting for beginners at 40% off! 

The Rose of Sharon Block Book

Your First Quilt Book (or it should be!)
$21.95 $13.17

If you haven’t got a clue about quilting, then this is the book for you! Written for beginning quiltmakers (and those who want to brush up on the basics), this gem introduces all the tools, supplies, and techniques you need to create simple patchwork quilts. Eight beginner quilt patterns help you practice your new hand- or machine-stitching skills, while step-by-step illustrations, a friendly conversational style, and a generous dose of humor keep the learning easy and fun.

Pick Four - Easy Fabric Choices for Great Quilts

Pick Four: Easy Fabric Choices for Great Quilts
$24.99 $14.99—free eBook included!

Looking for a foolproof way to choose fabrics and combine colors? You’ll be thrilled with Sue Abrey’s reliable technique for making fabulous quilts using just a few fabrics. Perfect for beginners, this collection proves that a limited color palette doesn’t have to mean boring. Includes patterns for 12 lovely quilts ranging from the easiest four patch to more complex designs.

Take 5 - Quilts from Just 5 Fabrics

Take 5: Quilts from Just 5 Fabrics
$22.99 $13.79–free eBook included!

Simply take five minutes to choose five fabrics (one focus fabric plus four coordinating fabrics), stack them, cut them simultaneously, and you’re ready to sew! It’s the relax-and-have-fun way to create visually stunning quilts. Kathy Brown shares 15 designs that look intricate but are very simple to construct. Create a lap-sized quilt this weekend—experienced quilters can finish in a day!

Wonder Blocks

Wonder Blocks: Stack, Cut, Sew, and Go
$14.95 $8.79—free eBook included!

These easy quilts are fat-quarter and scrap-bag friendly—you’ll be amazed at how simple they are to create. Four projects introduce seven different blocks, and you can have fun assembling blocks randomly for one-of-a-kind results every time. Simply stack and cut fabrics into 2″ x 2″, 2″ x 4″, and 2″ x 6″ units, then sew and go!

Sale ends Sunday at midnight, July 29, 2012. New sale next Monday—and every Monday at Martingale!

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