Enter If You Dare Blog Hop Day Two Yesterday started the Enter If you Dare Blog Hop, a Halloween theme. I had so much fun, making the mug rugs, and wall hanging for this event. But first!  A big thank you to Marian at Seams to be Sew for planning and running another awesome event. Be sure to visit Marian blog every day to get the pretty awesome patterns she is giving away. The Bonus Blocks Ok! yes I am starting this post a little back to front. Marian asked all the bloggers if they were interested in making some of her bonus patterns toRead More →

Row Along, Blog Hops and Quilt Along It had been so crazy busy in my quilting life, that I have not had time to blog. Which is depressing. But I am going to have a lot to show you in the next couple of weeks and it is going to be awesome. The first one is the Road Home Row Along starting 6 September 2016 and ends on 4 October 2016 with a show and tell day.  Where some of the quilters will show full finished quilts made from some of the rows. With 40+ rows, there will definitely something for everyone. September 6 Allie-OopsRead More →

TTMT #11 . Where I talk a bit about projects in progress, but no finished projects (that I can actually show). I recently finished my Creepy Crawly Halloween Haunts Applique quilt.  The post can be found here. The center creepy tree, now called the bonsai tree. Is the center piece for a wall hanging for my dad, my dad and I share a passion for growing bonsai. There is no picture to show of that tree yet, but will take one as soon as I have added the words below and above the tree. You can see both the new bonsai tree quilt in progressRead More →

Haunting With Joan Today Let me introduce you today to Joan Wintersgill. She doesn’t have a blog, so I am showing her project here at Quilt In Piece. Today, Joan is presenting us with a pattern she made that she got from Janeen’s blog at Quilt Art. She’s made this into a pillow to present to one of her co-workers mother who’s birthday is on Halloween. She lives in England.Read More →

Creepy Crawly Halloween Haunts. Thank you Marian from Seams to be Sew for organizing this blog hop, it has been super fun so far. Finally! I can show my Halloween Haunts project. And here she is. (My quilt photo skills are not quite there yet. ) I was so excited when I signed on for the Halloween Haunts blog hop, that the only plan of action was to start from the beginning. Design my own patterns. Yes, I had loads of fun with the project, this was my first time designing applique patterns, and my first Halloween quilt. You see, in South Africa, it isRead More →

Sneak peek… and two days to go before the Halloween Haunts Blog Hop starts. I am so excited about the blog starting this Friday, that I just have to show you a sneak peak of my project. There is twelve 10 x 10 inch blocks and one 20 x 20 inch block that makes up this wall hanging. You will need to visit me again on 20 October to see the front of the quilt, and all “13” patterns are available for download in pdf format for free during the blog hop. I will reveal on my Talk To Me Tuesday video, the whole quiltRead More →

The Halloween Haunts countdown has started, 8 more days to go. I have added the schedule with participants below. And the prize that will be given away to one lucky visitor. There is 49 crafty people creating wonderful things for everyone to enjoy. Here is the full schedule for Halloween Haunts: On each day below, those blogs will post their items for your enjoyment. I can’t wait to see what everyone has been up to. Featured Haunts on Friday, October 16 A Stitch In Time Marjorie’s Busy Corner Ravelly Words In Stitches Quilted Delights Featured Haunts On Monday October 19 Charm About You Quilting AffectionRead More →

**Update! Haunted Halloween Update !** My project for the Haunted Halloween Blog Hop is nearly finished. These are some of the colors I am using in the project. The finished item will be a wall-hanging and will measure +- a yard / meter both ways. You don’t have to use it as a wall hanging, it can be a table topper, depending on how you decide to put it together. 13 Patterns in total and will all be downloadable for free for the duration of the blog hop. The Blog Hop starts 16 October and ends 29 October, and there will be about 47 bloggersRead More →

Project of Doom Quilt is done! Finally, I can’t tell everyone how happy I am. She finished off so beautiful. The Project of Doom quilt was part of a Quilt Along, that is still ongoing. New members join every day, some of the new member have never paper pieced before. So it does not matter how experienced you are, you CAN make this quilt. I will be honest of you, this was my very first paper pieced quilt, ever. All these patterns and more can be found here. They are all free. Here is she is, Petunia in all her glory. There is a coupleRead More →