Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Let's Get Quilting - Home for Christmas by Anni Downs of Hatched and Patched Studios

Annie Downs is the owner and creative director behind Australia's lovely studio, "Hatched and Patched" in Bathurst, Australia. This Christmas collecton is called Home for Christmas, and has a soft vintage country feel with a touch of whimsy.

The Home for Christmas collection is shipping into quilt shops now. By all means, try your luck here though to win the 20 pcs of this collection. 

Let's Get Quilting - Home for Christmas

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Celebrating Kim Diehl's New Book! "Simple Whatnots, A Batch of Satisfying Scrappy Little Quilts"

For the last 7 seasons many of you have sewn along with the Simple Whatnots Clubs at quilt shops around the country and enjoyed the fellowship of making projects that Kim Diehl has so wonderously and carefully designed.(And in July, Collection 8 will be introduced). Did you miss out on any?

Here is a chance to see some new projects as well as relive the glory of some of the Simple Whatnots Club favorites. Be sure to enter to win our celebration giveaway, or visit Martingale to buy your own copy of her new book "Simple Whatnots, A Batch of Satisfying Scrappy Little Quilts."

We are celebrating the book release along with Kim and having a giveaway contest for a copy of her new book AND a fat-quarter bundle of "Helping Hands" the collection that was featured in Simple Whatnots Club 7.

This contest is for the fans of the Henry Glass blog, to celebrate you too! This particular contest will not be posted on Facebook or Instagram so your chances of winning just got better. You can comment to win, and for an extra point, sign up for our newsletter.

Here is a picture of the 29-pc. fat quarter bundle that will be in the giveaway.
Helping Hands 29 pc, Fat Quarter bundle

Monday, May 7, 2018

Let's Get Quilting - Jan Shade Beach's New Collection is shipping NOW! Frosty Friends 2-ply flannel

Jan Shade Beach loves winter, and snow, and snowmen! This is another offering for her favorite season featuring her favorite characters, snowmen, Santas, reindeer and to top it all off candy canes and ornaments! There are snowflakes, tossed tags for presents and the ever popular hill side swirl stripe with themes for the holiday. 2-ply flannel for cozy warm quilts. 

This collection is SHIPPING NOW! Or sign up below to win your very own 12 pc bundle of soft and fun flannels of Frosty Friends. 

Friday, May 4, 2018

Designer to Inspire Challenger has been selected: Meet lucky winner Leigh Ann Thomas

May Desire to Inspire Challenger Loves Kim Diehl fabrics!

Meet Leigh Ann Thomas: 

My husband of 44 years and I live in Roanoke, Virginia.  We retired here to be near our daughter and her family which includes 4 grandsons.  The quilt behind me is a Kim Diehl pattern and is one of many that I have made.  Thanks again for this opportunity. 

We will check back in at the end of May and see what she has created with the Farmstead Harvest collection!