Posts tagged: "patchwork & applique"

  1. ❤️ 7 handmade Valentine’s Day gift ideas for darlings, sweethearts, and honeys ❤️

    Posted by on February 4, 2019

    “Without Valentine’s Day, February would be . . . well, January.” –Jim Gaffigan, Comedian What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the word February? Maybe you feel a flutter in your heart because you know spring is closer than it’s ever been; maybe it’s the birthday month of somebody special to you. […]


  2. New BIG book alert! Lap up this new collection of lovely quilts (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on January 23, 2019

    The latest book in our “Big Book” series may just be the biggest lap-quilt collection ever to land in your lap! In The Big Book of Lap Quilts you’ll find a whopping 51 patterns for the always-popular lap quilt—designs for everyday, seasons, holidays, and special days abound. And at just 55 cents per pattern, you’ll […]


  3. ⭐ Appliquéd stars a snap? ⭐ Yes – when you use wool and fusible web! (+ video)

    Posted by on January 18, 2019

    We’ve shared several wool-appliqué techniques with you over the years. Why? Because every Martingale author who uses wool appliqué has her own little spin. Maggie Bonanomi, Roseann Kermes, Bonnie Sullivan, and Debbie Busby have all shared their quick-and-easy techniques, and we’ve tried and loved them all! But how do the French do it? Well, we […]


  4. Best quilting buds, back again: new from Kim and Jo (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on January 9, 2019

    Gather your favorite fabrics—and your favorite quilting friends—because Kim Diehl and Jo Morton are back with Simple Friendships II! Kim and Jo have a fun idea for you: start with patchwork, add a few friends, and stitch it all together with gorgeous new patterns from their latest book. Their all-new, showstopping quilts reflect each designer’s […]


  5. Best new quilt books? They’re coming in 2019! (sneak peek)

    Posted by on December 31, 2018

    Cheers to the New Year! We know the gift-giving season is behind us, but we wanted to share just one more little gift with you—a sneak peek at books on their way from Martingale authors in 2019. We hope these books will inspire you to grow your creativity in the New Year! (Here at Stitch […]


  6. Fabric collectors: welcome to Edyta Sitar’s scrappy world (+ fabric giveaway!)

    Posted by on November 28, 2018

    The next highly anticipated book from famed designer Edyta Sitar is here . . . and it’s a scrap-lover’s fantasy! Packed with breathtaking scrap quilts both old and new, Patches of Scraps gives you two inspiring ways to enjoy them. First, there are the awe-inspiring antiques: Barn Raising Log Cabin, 64″ × 78″, Sitar Family […]


  7. Give thanks: 11 sewing projects to make Thanksgiving special

    Posted by on October 31, 2018

    Halloween is here! We wish you a happy and safe one. After all the little ghosts and goblins have gobbled up their goodies, it’s time to start thinking about the next holiday on the way—Thanksgiving! Are people coming to your home, or are you going to theirs? Sweet potatoes or mashed potatoes? Pumpkin pie or […]


  8. The next breathtaking release in our coffee-table book series is here (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on October 10, 2018

    We are so excited to share with you the fifth title from our popular coffee-table book series! In it, you’ll experience the magnificent work of one of the world’s most esteemed quilt artists. Yoko Saito through the Years is a retrospective of the distinguished career of Japanese master quilter Yoko Saito. Her history unfolds in […]


  9. Farmhouse quilts, French-country style 😍 (+ giveaway!)

    Posted by on July 11, 2018

    Bonjour, Stitch This! readers! We’ve been waiting-waiting-waiting to share this book with you, and the time has come! Meet French author Marie-Claude Picon and her beautiful new book, French Farmhouse. Marie-Claude has a sparkling talent for blending two beloved quiltmaking styles. The foundation of each quilt is inspired by the beauty of vintage quilts, while […]


  10. SHOP NOW: semiannual warehouse sale! 95+ books, $6 each (while supplies last)

    Posted by on March 12, 2018

    March is National Quilting Month. 😊 Worldwide Quilting Day is this coming Saturday. 😊 Today marks the SIXTH anniversary of our Stitch This! blog. 😍 We feel like CELEBRATING! 🎉 So we got together and decided to launch our stupendous semi-annual sale right here, right now. It starts today! Are you ready to celebrate with […]