Posts tagged: "meet us"

  1. Best way to piece quilt batting: 5 quick-and-easy ideas from us!

    Posted by on August 26, 2019

    Raise your hand if you keep the bits of batting left over from your finished (or almost-finished) quilt projects. Hey, that’s a lot of hands! ✋🏿✋🏼✋🏽✋🏻✋🏾 You’d see the same ratio of hands raised here in the Martingale office. Like scrap-saving quilters of the past, many of us subscribe to this familiar adage: After all, […]


  2. Win 10 FREE books of your choice during National Craft Book Week!

    Posted by on April 24, 2019

    TEN FREE BOOKS of your choice? Now that’s a great way to celebrate National Craft Book Week! We’re inspired by those of you who’ve been posting your latest craft-book crushes to social media—so many books, so little time! But National Craft Book Week is actually the perfect time to revisit books you own, search out […]


  3. Bring on the Books 📚 It’s National Craft Book Week! (+ FREE printable!)

    Posted by on April 22, 2019

    “Reading is dreaming with open eyes.” Hey, book lovers, this is YOUR week—It’s National Craft Book Week! There’s no better time to celebrate the printed page . . . especially when those pages are packed with patchwork! If you’ve got shelves full of quilting or other craft books (ahem, like we do), let them lead […]


  4. 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! […]


  5. Mini-sampler quilt-along starts today – come sew with us!

    Posted by on March 25, 2019

    It’s kickoff day for our Mini-Sampler Quilt-Along from Sheryl Johnson’s book Temecula Quilt Company—Quirky Little Quilts! 👏👏👏 We’re thrilled that so many of you said that you’ll be joining us in this post and on Facebook and Instagram. Let’s get started! Each week through the end of April, we’ll be sharing pics of people’s progress […]


  6. A new quilt-along 🤗 Join us to make a mini sampler quilt!

    Posted by on March 8, 2019

    When Sheryl Johnson’s first book, Temecula Quilt Company: Quirky Little Quilts was released, I was so excited. This book is totally my jam. It has quilts made from reproduction fabrics. Quilts that have a make-do quality. Quilts that are all little. Just what I loved about the antique quilts that first inspired me to start […]


  7. It’s our Splendid Sampler Sew-Along day! Flying geese with Martingale’s Chief

    Posted by on February 14, 2019

    Good morning and Happy Valentine’s Day to our Stitch This! readers AND to all the “Splendid” stitchers visiting us for the first time! We’re honored to be the publisher of Pat Sloan and Jane Davidson’s two best-selling books: The Splendid Sampler and The Splendid Sampler 2. Pat and Jane have united quilters from all over […]


  8. A simple message for you: thank you.

    Posted by on November 20, 2018

    As we celebrate this season of giving thanks, our thoughts turn to you. Thanksgiving wouldn’t be complete without thanking the people who make our work so special. And that’s you. We appreciate your trust in us to inspire you with the books we create. We are grateful to play a part in your creative life, […]


  9. Mending is trending: give new life to old favorites with visible mending (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on June 27, 2018

    When is a hole-in-one not a happy event? When it’s a hole in one of your favorite sweaters! Some of us shed a tear when we find a tear in our go-to pair of jeans. But you can turn those frowns upside down with ideas for repairing lovingly worn garments with Visible Mending. In this […]


  10. New tricks for a seasoned scrap quilter (+ scrappy giveaway!)

    Posted by on May 25, 2018

    As the content director for Martingale, it’s easy to be inspired by all of our authors’ work. Every day I’m surrounded by beautiful new quilts, pillows, table toppers, embroidered goodies, and more. Very often I find myself saying, “I want to make that.” Then time slips away, another box of quilts comes in, and I […]