Posts tagged: "color"

  1. "Quilt Recipes" This Way Not That Quilt Along: Week 1 + "Yellow Creek Quilts" book by Jill Shaulis

    Posted by on August 4, 2022

    Welcome to Week 1 of the "Quilt Recipes" This Way Not That Quilt Along! We have three important steps to check off the list this week: 1) Make sure you have a copy of the "Quilt Recipes" book by Jen Kingwell. If you already have your copy–great! Gold stars to you! If you don’t have […]


  2. "Simple Whatnots III" Mystery Stitch Along: Installment #2 + 🌈"Quilt the Rainbow" by Amber Johnson

    Posted by on June 10, 2022

    Installment #2 is live on the "Simple Whatnots III" Mystery Stitch Along page! Check out the "Simple Whatnots III" Mystery Stitch Along page on ShopMartingale.com to get the instructions for Installment #2. So, what does the newest installment from Kim Diehl have in store for you? A fantastic Flying-Geese Variation block! It’s oh-so-easy to join the Mystery […]


  3. Spring 2022 Warehouse Sale starts today! On your mark, get set, stock up and save!

    Posted by on March 20, 2022

    It’s here! The twice-yearly warehouse sale starts today! Browse through 99+ titles (starting at only $9) to find your favorite books and stock your shelves with inspiration for your next creative projects. What inspires you to quilt? Is it all the amazing fabrics you have on hand? Us too! If your fabric stash exceeds your […]


  4. SHOP FOR BOOKS AT YOUR LOCAL QUILT SHOP!

    Posted by on November 26, 2021

    Support your local quilt shop this holiday season when you buy Martingale books. Why buy Martingale books at your local quilt shop? Shopping local helps keep your local quilt shop thriving. Local quilt shops are filled with quilters that are happy to help you choose just the right book and fabric combinations. Local quilt shops […]


  5. Guest Post from Carrie Nelson: "Quilt Recipes" You Had Me at Hello….

    Posted by on November 12, 2021

      Join us for an insightful guest post from author and designer, Carrie Nelson, as she shares her first impression of Jen Kingwell’s new book, "Quilt Recipes."   Do you remember the movie Jerry Maguire?  One of the famous lines is: “You had me at hello.” "Quilt Recipes."  As soon as I saw the cover… […]


  6. "Quilt Recipes" by Jen Kingwell Preorder Special Ends Monday, 9/13!

    Posted by on September 9, 2021

    Our preorder offer for "Quilt Recipes" by Jen Kingwell will end on Monday, 9/13/21! Go to ShopMartingale.com now to reserve your copy of "Quilt Recipes" at the special price of $49 and receive free shipping (USA only). Visit our YouTube page for a peek inside of "Quilt Recipes", then go to ShopMartingale.com to place your […]


  7. Author Guest Post: Susan Ache on "Sampler Spree," Sorting Scraps, and a Quilt-Along!

    Posted by on May 6, 2021

    Today, we’re excited to let author Susan Ache take over the blog and share the scoop on "Sampler Spree," sorting scraps, and an upcoming quilt-along! Heeeeere’s Susan: I am a creature of habit, and it isn’t something new nor is it something I change from year to year.  Back in the days when I worked […]


  8. The Spring (2021 Warehouse Sale) has sprung! Hop on in for spectacular savings!

    Posted by on March 2, 2021

    Spring might not have sprung everywhere, but the Spring Warehouse Book Sale is in full swing! Browse through 95+ titles (most are on sale for $8) to finds patterns to freshen up your home décor for all seasons! Whether you’re in the mood to spruce things up for spring or you’re the type to start […]


  9. How to wash a red-and-white quilt: our staffers’ “catchy” secret

    Posted by on April 5, 2019

    If you’ve ever washed a quilt that featured red fabrics, you might remember holding your breath when you took it out of the wash for the first time. Did the color bleed? Did I prewash my red fabrics enough? Will my quilt be ruined? Sometimes red fabrics have us, well . . . seeing red! […]


  10. Choosing colors for a quilt: 5 scrappy, happy ideas 💡

    Posted by on January 25, 2019

    When it comes to choosing colors for a quilt—particularly a scrappy quilt—the task can feel a bit like flying by the seat of your patchwork pants! But believe it or not, choosing colors for a quilt that’s scrappy can be the best part of making one. How does three-time Martingale author Kate Henderson choose her […]