Hello… I’m so excited you’ve joined me on this very exciting blog hop, at the end of this blog post you will find an amazing giveaway i’m hosting, head to
to see all the beautiful quilts so far and to enter the giveaways.
The challenge was to use the classic Log cabin block, but which will we choose… curved, triangle, wonky, star, twisted, classic?
The 25 Ambassadors are showcasing twelve new Island Batik lines that will be available in your local quilt shops this month, and they are all beautiful.
I cant decide if i like the prints or colours better in this collection, they are all simply gorgeous… il let you decide
My collection is called ‘Forget-Me-Not’ designed by Kathy Engle for Island Batik… these fabrics have had me day dreaming of warm days spent at the beach, beautiful golden sands and blue seas… look closely, the prints are stunning…
The cabin log block is simple and fun, perfect for all abilities, and there are so many different designs, the possibilities are endless
The prints in this collection are beautiful, so i wanted to create a design that included some large pieces a well, so i turned my cabin log to enable me to add some HST
Take a look at these beautiful prints up close
My quilt is made up of sixteen 14 1/2″ blocks, so each block really shows off the gorgeous fabrics, sewn together using Schmetz needles and Auriful threads from the Sicily Yellow collection.
To quilt I’ve used Hobbs Cotton Wool Blend, throw size from the Hobbs Tuscany collection
The backing is made up of a piece two pieces from the collection
GIVEAWAY GIVEAWAY GIVEAWAY
I’m giving away 3 x 1/2 yards of Island batik Forget-Me-Not fabrics from this gorgeous collections, I just love the names; Star – Dark Lagoon, Check – Sunflower, and Check – Lemonade.
Good Luck, the winner will be chosen at random and announced Sunday 1st March
Congratulations to Cathy Wilson who was chosen at random and has won this beautiful bundle of fabric
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Check out all the 2020 Island Batik Ambassadors below…
Carolina Asmussen ~Carolina Asmussen
Megan Best ~ Best Quilter
Pamela Boatright ~ PamelaQuilts
Jennifer Fulton ~ Inquiring Quilter
Vasudha Govindan ~ Storied Quilts
Joanne Hart ~ Unicorn Harts
Mania Hatziioannidi~ Mania for Quilts
Carla Henton ~ Create in the Sticks
Connie Kauffman ~ Kauffman Designs
Emily Leachman ~ The Darling Dogwood
Denise Looney ~For the Love of Geese
Leah Malasky~Quilted Delights
Sally Manke ~Sally Manke
Maryellen McAuliffe ~Mary Mack’s Blog
Carol Moellers ~Carol Moellers Designs
Gail Renna ~ Quilt Haven Threads
Sharon Riley ~ Sew Riley Designs
Michelle Roberts ~Creative Blonde that’s me !
Gail Sheppard ~Quilting Gail
Jennifer Strauser ~Dizzy Quilter
Jennifer Thomas ~Curlicue Creations
Alison Vermilya ~Little Bunny Quilts
Sandra Walker ~mmm! quilts
Suzy Webster ~Adventerous Applique and Quilting
Janet Yamamoto ~Whispers of Yore
55 thoughts on “Island Batik February Blog Hop…”
Well, I love blue and teals, but recently I made two quilts in grays and really enjoyed the process.
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Blue and yellow is one of the happiest combinations out there IMHO so I really really love your quilt. Great job Michelle!
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