Posts in the quilting & sewing category

  1. "Scrap School" Instagram Hop

    Posted by on February 21, 2021, in quilting & sewing,

    Welcome to “Scrap School!” Here at Martingale, we like to consider ourselves the “custodians” of this project, rather than professors. As book publishers, we’re honored to shine up all the parts and pieces behind the scenes to make all the fabulous quilts and their designers look their very best. Today on the “Scrap School” Instagram […]

  2. Don’t miss the bus for “Scrap School” with Lissa Alexander

    Posted by on February 14, 2021, in quilting & sewing,

    Don’t miss the bus! Tomorrow (Monday, 2/15) contributors to Lissa Alexander’s February 2021 book—“Scrap School”—will start sharing photos and stories about their quilts on Instagram. Get ready to take a deep dive into your fabric stash! Need to order your copy of this great book? Visit or look for it wherever you buy books. […]

  3. Our Virtual Quilt Exhibit at

    Posted by on January 22, 2021, in quilting & sewing,

    Hit the Road with Us This Weekend! Stuck in a creative rut, and searching for some inspiration? We partnered with Road to California to host a virtual quilt exhibit to give you just the boost you need! The exhibit features more than 400 photos of quilts and projects from 33 of our recently (and soon-to-be) […]

  4. Red & Green Quilts Book Winner

    Posted by on December 2, 2020, in quilting & sewing,

    Thanks to everyone that shared their favorite two-color combination for our "Red & Green Quilts" book giveaway. We received more than 900 comments–wow! The (randomly selected) winner of the book giveaway is Tammy Selogy, her favorite color combination is teal and purple. If you love two-color quilts, treat yourself to one of these books on […]

  5. Red & Green Quilts Book Giveaway

    "Red & Green Quilts" The pairing of red and green is an enduring palette that takes its place among the classics. Centuries ago, red-and-green quilts commemorated a marriage or a woman’s transition to the empty-nest stage at home. Times have changed, but admiration for the color combination remains strong. Use modern-day techniques to create 14 […]

  6. Fall 2020 Warehouse Sale: $8+ books

    Posted by on October 20, 2020, in crochet & knitting, on sale, quilting & sewing,

    We’re kicking off our Fall 2020 Warehouse Sale today. Be sure to visit our sale page on  to see the complete list of $8+ books! FREE shipping if you spend $40 or more (US only)! Here’s a sneak peek of today’s featured books and topics. See the complete list of books on our sale […]

  7. Moda Blockheads Book Giveaway

    Posted by on April 22, 2020, in quilting & sewing,

    Happy Wednesday, fellow quilters! Looking for a little quilting camaraderie? Join the fabulous crew of Moda Blockheads and quilters from all over the world in the free, sampler-style sewing adventure of Moda Blockheads 3. Here’s the link to join the Moda Blockheads’ Facebook group. Moda Blockheads started a few years ago with six celebrity designers […]

  8. Welcome to the Charming Acorn Cottage!

    Posted by on April 8, 2020, in quilting & sewing,

    Thanks for visiting Stitch This! for a close-up look at the new book Acorn Cottage: Quilts with Simple & Sophisticated Style by Brenda Riddle. In addition to being a quilt designer and author, Brenda is also a fabric designer for Moda Fabrics. Her soft, romantic, and soothing style is especially wonderful for spring and summer. […]

  9. Give a cheer for fat quarters – new book from Moda All-Stars!

    If you have a few fat quarters in your stash, we have a dozen fresh ways for you to incorporate them into your sewing game. Two, Four, Six, Eight: Fat-Quarter Quilts You’ll Appreciate, the latest book from the Moda All-Star designers, is just the ticket for using this popular precut. Today, Lissa Alexander of Moda […]

  10. Wish List Day – Vintage Treasures, Cozy Fall Quilts, Farmhouse Christmas

    Welcome to Wish List Day at Stitch This! Everyone loves a look at what’s coming soon, right? We’re excited to introduce you to the newest Martingale books, coming your way in April. Keep track of your favorites and start dreaming about the beautiful quilts you’ll make! Vintage Treasures: Little Quilts for Reproduction Fabrics By Pam […]