End of Week One A Piece Of Blog Hop

End of Week One A Piece Of Blog Hop

End of Week One A Piece Of Blog Hop

Thank you for following along during week one of A Piece of Blog Hop! It is so exciting to see all the creative ways the Island Batik Ambassadors have been using the Summer 2019 collections in their beautiful quilts! 

Every Friday we will be having a recap of the quilts, created by our talented Ambassadors, to make sure you do not miss anything! There will be a direct link to each post with the quilt for you to learn more about the designer’s process and try your luck in their bonus giveaways!

This week, the highlighted collections are:

Black Pearl

Blue Sea


Little Sir Little Miss

If there is a quilt shop in your city, be sure to let them know how much you love Island Batik collections and Batik Foundations! Please, visit the store locator on our website to see which shops around you carry Island Batik:


Without further ado, let’s see all the fabulous quilts created by Island Batik Ambassadors during week one of A Piece of Blog Hop.

Emily Leachman

Janet Yamamoto

Dione Gardner-Stephen

Laura Piland

Anja Clyke

Alison Vermilya

Suzy Webster

Today we will also be opening a new giveaway for the second week!

Sand Bar is a new Island Batik collection, designed for Kari Nichols of Mountainpeek Creations by our very own Kathy Engle. The line features an array of ocean-inspired designs and a soft color palette of teals, greens and blues alongside everyone’s favorite neutrals. The Sand Bar Precut Bundle is a brilliant addition to any stash! To enter for your chance to win, follow the easy-to-use prompts on Rafflecopter.

a Rafflecopter giveaway

This giveaway ends on November 15th at 11:59 pm PDT. A random winner will be chosen and announced on November 18th.

If the winner does not respond within the first five days after being notified, a new random winner will be chosen and notified.

There is still time to participate in the week one giveaway! Get your last minute entry in for the chance to win an Island Batik Little Sir Little Miss Precut bundle by visiting A Piece of Blog Hop!

89 thoughts on “End of Week One A Piece Of Blog Hop”

  1. Susan the Farm Quilter says:

    111904898 is my favorite!! Love the octopus!!!

  2. Debora Carreno says:

    Love the octopus #111904898 and the mermaids #111907561. Perfect colors and themes for my daughter’s home in Florida!

  3. Deb M says:

    Octopus for me as well…#111904898!!!

  4. Nancy Lewis says:

    Blue Sea is my favorite

  5. Every fabric in the Sand Bar collection is totally beautiful, but #111930872 is my pick, with those delicate green leaf fronds, just like walking through a New Zealand forest with ferns underneath.

  6. Georgia Franko says:

    30015 is my favorite……big island batiks fan!

  7. Christi says:

    I would gladly buy a whole group of these and make a Hunter’s Star quilt but if you want me to choose just one it’s this one 11930872.

  8. Diantha Howard says:

    111913560 is my favorite. I love the dark blue with a little teal.

  9. Sandy Allen says:

    I love the Octopi in 111904898

  10. Laura says:

    The Octopus is the only right answer!!! PLEASE tell us there’s a shop who ordered that print in all the colors!! I need to know!!

  11. Kelly D says:

    My favorite is 111913560. Love that dark blue!

  12. Beth T. says:

    111905727 is my favorite Sand Bar fabric–the blue is perfect and the circles add the perfect textural element.

  13. Maryellen McAuliffe says:

    Great collection, and the Ambassadors did an outstanding job with this week’s collections. I love the light blue bubble, and the creamy one that looks like ocean foam. The octopus is fun, and the mermaid, too.

  14. Allison says:

    The octopus 111904898 is terrific!

  15. Jan Altomare says:

    I agree with Diantha the dark blue with teal is beautiful.

  16. Marie says:

    difficult to choose, but I would tale the octopus


  17. Melody Lutz says:

    I’m going with 111936501, thank you.

  18. I love the very first fabric, 111902561, because it looks like turtle shells 🙂

  19. Lori Morton says:

    Loooove so many..but choosing #111911710…very versatile!! 🙂 Thank you for chance to win your give-a-way!! 😀

  20. Loris Mills says:

    Hard to pick a favorite out of so many lovlies! I love the octopus and the turtles but maybe the blue and green 111930872 is the one I could use over and over again. This is another beautiful line from you and Kathy!

    1. Jessie McCloskey says:

      My favorite is 111904898 (the octopus one)

    2. Carol Andrews says:

      I’m in love with 111907561. The colour and design just makes me want to spend a few weeks at the ocean with machine and fabrics from this collection at hand. I can imagine the inspiration in the sound of the waves on the beech while fondling the fabrics.

  21. Carla Hundley says:

    Beautiful fabric and
    I love the Mermaid
    Carla from Utah

  22. Nancy Sumner says:

    I like 111913560 the best!

  23. Dawn F says:

    I love this pretty blue! 111905727

  24. Helen Glover says:

    These are all beautiful! I guess my fave is #111930872….that’s my color! Thanks for the chance to win some gorgeous batiks.

  25. Turid says:

    I love so many of them, but 111905727 is my favorite.

  26. Dione Gardner-Stephen says:

    I like the coral prints with the turtles. It’s 111903898 for me!

  27. Paula says:

    These are all great and I can’t pick a favorite. I do like the real colors best though.

  28. 111902903 is my fav–light blue turtle backs!

  29. Joyce Carter says:

    I love the green #111930872. Thank you for the chance.

  30. Pam Jolly says:

    My favorite is 111913560. They are all wonderful.

  31. Roseanne says:

    Hello! My favorite is 111902561 – I love the colors, tone, and design on that print. A very close second, though, is 111936501. I would love to sew something with either of these prints. ~smile~ Roseanne

  32. Kathy E. says:

    My favorite Sand Bar fabric is 111902805….they are all awesome!

  33. Delaine says:

    All of the fabrics are just beautiful! My favorite is 11913560 – love the colors in it. Thanks!

  34. Pam says:

    I love 111902903! They are all beautiful, and Sandbar is the perfect name!

  35. Mary D says:

    The octopus print is a must have. 111902805 would be a great background print adding much texture to any quilt.

  36. Lori Slack says:

    They are all beautiful but if I have to choose I choose 111902805!
    Thank you!

  37. Sharon Aurora says:

    My favorite is 111911710, but I love them all .

  38. Jayne P says:

    My favourite is 111913560. This is a great collection

  39. Cecilia says:

    111904898 Is my favorite, but all of them are gorgeous!

  40. Allison Evrard says:

    All the colors are gorgeous, but my favorite is 111907561.

  41. Anita says:

    111905280 is my favorite!

  42. Linda Williamson says:

    I love the #111903898 along with the octopus.

  43. Becky Banet says:

    I like 111905280. I love the bubbly look.

  44. Becky Turner says:

    I want them all!!! But if I have to choose…111913560!

  45. Nancy D says:

    There is only one I am not fond of. It is the lighter leaf one. All the rest would find a place in my stash in a heartbeat!

  46. Rochelle Summers says:

    It is so hard to chose just one favorite but here it is – the blue
    111902903. If I were able to find these I would want some of each. Thanks for this wonderful blog hop and letting see all the beautiful quilted items from your ambassadors.

  47. Dixie McAdam says:

    My favorite of the Sand Bar collection is the mermaid print, followed very closely by the turtle print.

  48. Susan Spiers says:

    I love the gold linings of the bubbles & the rich color of the deep sea blue in #111905280!

  49. Gill Moore says:

    Love them all, but #111904898 just pips it

  50. Sarah C says:

    #111902903 looks like turtle shell

  51. Julie B says:

    111913560 is my favorite. The whole line is fabulous.

  52. Martha J Knutson says:

    I love batiks!! almost all of them!!!

  53. CarolAnn Hawkins says:

    111930840 is my favorite. Love this color and the versatility of the texture.

  54. Carolyn white says:

    Love them all-Susie Webster!!! Colors are so beautiful

  55. Anna brown says:

    I really like and leaning to…111936501 very pretty blue…but heck there all pretty… happyness04431@yahoo.com

  56. JoAnn Staszko says:

    I love the blue bubbly look of #111905280. Beautiful collection.

  57. Jocelyn says:

    Oh my goodness, they are all so pretty. But picking one would be 111903820

    Thanks so much.

  58. Barb Skinner says:

    Love the entire collection but I’ll have to say that my favorite is 111902685, it reminds me of a Honu’s shell, just beautiful!

  59. Pam says:

    111905727…..love the bubbles print.

  60. Sandy F. says:

    111914010 appeals to me because I’m currently on a search for neutrals.

  61. Pamela Reim says:

    111930840 is my favorite-such a deep sea green color.

  62. Chris Chambers says:

    111903898–Thanks for the giveaway!

  63. Inge Lise Hansen says:

    Alle er så skønne men i dag er # 111930872 min favorit.
    Ville elske at få en gevinst til Danmark

  64. Mary says:

    This is a fabulous collection. I’d like each fabric in my stash, especially 111930015

  65. Thunder says:

    111904898 octopus

  66. Tracy Cox says:

    I have liked this bundle since I started following the “Piece Of” blog hop. My favorite is 111902903, sorry I didn’t see the name, it reminds me of a tide pool in the sun.

  67. Amy Z. says:

    I really like the 111930831 design!

  68. Well….they’re all my favorite! I do especially like 111909872 in the coral print. It’s such an unusual color. I can see a lot of different fabrics coordinating with this one. Thanks for the chance. Have a fabulous day!

  69. Ed Huehn says:

    I like 111930831, with the ferns. I also like the other designs in this collection that are more randomized with less of a defined image.

  70. Linda Jacobs says:

    111905280 if I must pick just one. What a beautiful collection!

  71. Linda Bick says:

    I love the aqua and circles in #111936501

  72. 111905280 is my fav ….just love bubbles and this two tone gives it such depth. Thanks for the giveaway!

  73. Patrica Wheeler says:

    My fav is 111930840

  74. Sarah Goer says:

    I love the octopus fabric. I also really like the two that are nearly white.

  75. Jacque says:

    That gorgeous dark teal ending in 3560…. dreamy!

  76. Michele Barnard says:

    111904898 is my favorite.

  77. Susan K says:

    I like 111905727 – the color just calls to me.

  78. #111904898 That Octopus! so pretty!

  79. Paula says:

    It would have to be the octopus 111904898 for me

  80. Jacqueline Laba says:

    Has to be 111904898. Beautiful and unique.

  81. Stephanie Rowlands says:

    #119907561 Love the mermaids especially since they are in my favorite color

  82. Rachell Reilly says:

    7561 with the teal mermaids is my favorite. Love this line!

  83. Polly Jo Beckley says:

    They are all so beautiful making it hard to pick, but….. my most favorite is SAND BAR 111905727!

    I love ISLAND BATIK!

  84. Sally says:

    111905280, no question: it’s not the showiest of the fabrics but it would play with lots of projects beautifully.

  85. Mara says:

    I love the octopus! 111904898

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