I’m so excited to show you my ‘Blackberry Vine’ Quilt, here is a sneak peek while I tell you all about it, and the best news is, you could win it for just £2… keep reading to see how!
This months Island Batik Ambassador challenge was ‘Create for a Cause’. See details below on how you can enter the raffle to win this quilt, and raise money for the www.pyjamafairies.org/
My chosen fabrics are from the new collection called ‘Mystery’, designed by Claudia Pfeil for Island Batik – here is a close up of them…
A collection just bursting with all my favourite colours.
I used 8 beautiful fabrics from this collection, combined with some stunning Aurifil thread, Hobbs black Cotton batting and Schmetz needles.
My pattern is available to purchase from my ‘Patterns’ page.
Click the direct link below.
Please rest assure that all purchased PDF’s will be emailed to you within 48 hrs of payment.
Be sure visit all the Ambassadors in this blog hop month, especially my blog hop buddy Gail, who is using the same collection. https://quiltinggail.com/.
Did I mention the giveaways… there is not one but two!!
Island batik are giving away A 2.5” Strip Pack or 10” Stack of Island Batik Mystery collection fabric – enter using the link below – good luck
I’m giving away 2 beautiful Island Batik tone on tone stash builders, enter using the link below – good luck.
UK entries only.
This quilt, as you know is part of the ‘Create for a Cause’ blog hop, so I’ve decided to donate this quilt to be won in a raffle to raise money for the ‘Pyjama fairies’, a charity I have previously made hospital gowns and pj’s for.
Enter the raffle, by clicking on the link below to win. Its just £2 a ticket
(open to UK residents only)…
To see all the brilliant work they do, head over to www.pyjamafairies.org/
Pyjama Fairies is the only UK charity to make pyjamas and surgical gowns specially designed for babies and children up to age 16 having surgery or any other associated medical test.
Each garment is made in colourful, age-appropriate fabric and is designed to minimise discomfort when medical intervention is necessary. Your child can remain fully dressed, safe and warm whilst being examined and throughout their stay in hospital.
While other great organisations focus on research and finding a cure, we work to improve the quality of life of children and their families as they undergo surgeries and treatment.
Pyjama Fairies mission is to make hospital stays easier for children and their families”
Thanks for stopping by to read what I’ve been up to, good luck in the giveaway.
Lets see how much we can raise for the pyjama Fairies
Here is where your money will be used
“The average cost of materials for a pair of wrap pyjamas is £10.00. Donations from individuals and businesses have helped defray some of the costs but we have found we cannot continue to meet the needs of the children without additional funding.
By supporting Pyjama Fairies, you can help these children and their families find comfort as they undergo short or long hospital stays and difficult treatments. Your donation, no matter how big or small, helps us fulfill our mission of helping kids feel settled in unsettling situations.
Every pound counts”
- £4 pays postage for garments to be sent to a child
- £10 buys supplies for a set of pyjamas
- £20 buys supplies for a set of pyjamas and gown
- £50 buys a roll of fabric
Take care, and stay safe