Posts tagged: "Jelly Roll quilts"

  1. Before it’s on your pants 👖 How to de-lint a Jelly Roll f-a-s-t (video)

    Posted by on July 22, 2019

    If you’ve ever unfurled a Moda Jelly Roll, you know how fun the experience can be: colors flying, prints sparkling, creativity churning. And you may have also noticed another part of the experience: lint sticking. To your cutting mat, your shirt, your pants, the cat. Sometimes quilting can be a messy business! Because we love […]


  2. Jelly Roll Christmas project: adorable no-sew fabric chains 😍 (video 🎬)

    Posted by on June 24, 2019

    We know, it’s not Christmas in July just yet . . . but we couldn’t wait to share this fun Jelly Roll Christmas project with you! If you’ve got a Jelly Roll waiting in the wings for something fun, easy, and absolutely adorbs, congratulations—you just found the perfect way to use it. Countdown to Christmas […]


  3. Ready to roll? See 14 joyful Jelly Roll quilts from the Moda All-Stars (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on March 20, 2019

    With seven best-selling books to date, the Moda All-Stars are on a roll! The famed designers are back with sparkling projects for irresistible Jelly Rolls, those coordinating 2½" strips of fabric that slash cutting time and speed up sewing time. Let the good times roll with 14 quilt patterns created by favorite Moda designers, including […]


  4. Wish List Day! Rolling, celebrating, and bargello-ing 😄 (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on February 1, 2019

    Introducing Martingale’s March 2019 new releases: get a sneak peek today! We’ve got an exciting lineup of new books coming to you in March—keep track of your favorites by using the “Notify Me” and “Wish List” options at ShopMartingale.com. Browse the latest batch of Martingale books below; then enter to win your favorite book of […]


  5. How to sew with Jelly Rolls: 4 smart strip-piecing tips

    Posted by on November 19, 2018

    Got Jelly Rolls? Great! Hesitant to unroll them? You’re not alone! Best-selling author Susan Ache (pronounced “AH-kee”) has a passion for strippy quilts, and in her book Start with Strips, Jelly Rolls take center stage—those rolls of 2½"-wide strips from a coordinated fabric collection. Her quilts expand WAY beyond the typical Jelly Roll quilts you […]


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

    Posted by on March 14, 2018

    Do you stash precuts? 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. GOT FAT QUARTERS? Fat-Quarter Quickies From the Teacher’s Pet Fast Fat-Quarter Quilts Fabulously fast Table Toppers Top ’em all […]


  7. You won’t believe your eyes: sensational quilts from strips (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on December 13, 2017

    Jelly Rolls, scrappy strips, stash strips, more . . . now YOU can make gorgeous strip quilts galore! Master scrap quilter and Instagram sensation Susan Ache (@yardgrl60) shares her secrets for creating beautiful, cozy, heartwarming quilts—and they all start with 2½" fabric strips. From Start with Strips But Susan’s lovely designs are only part of […]


  8. These sweet thread-spool blocks are a piece of cake to make! (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on September 8, 2017

    We are “sew” excited to be a part of Peta Peace’s mega-big, mega-fun, 28-stop (!) blog tour for her new book A Piece of Cake! Peta challenged one of us at Martingale to create a little something from her book. I was totally up for the challenge—mainly because when I saw Peta’s Modern Spools quilt, […]


  9. National Sewing Month ideas: start with a Jelly Roll (and a sale)

    Posted by on September 1, 2017

    We’re kicking off National Sewing Month by celebrating a NEW national day of sewing: National Sew a Jelly Roll Day! On Saturday, September 16, quilters around the country will unfurl their Jelly Rolls, sew them together, and create beautiful strippy and scrappy quilts—just for the joy of it! It’s the perfect time to open that […]


  10. Big blog hop! Piecing, quilting, and precuts (and a pincushion) + giveaway!

    Posted by on August 21, 2017

    It’s Martingale’s day on Christa Watson’s blog hop for her new book, Piece and Quilt with Precuts—welcome, everyone! I’m Karen Johnson, Martingale’s director of marketing. I’ll be your blog-hop host for today! The thing I love most about Christa Watson’s new book, Piece and Quilt with Precuts, is that she gives you a quilt to […]