Witchy Stitchy Blog Hop – The Witch Tree

  Welcome to the Witchy Stichy blog hop hosted by Carol.  We have very recently moved to a house which has some very old and very beautiful trees.  I think trees are quite magical.  Over the past couple of weeks, as I have been unpacking, I have been listening to them rustling in the wind and wondering what they are saying to each other, or perhaps whispering an idea of.. Read More

Jack-O-Lantern Or Is It A Cat-O-Lantern?

  Cat-O-Lantern & Jack-O-Lantern patterns on Etsy   Every year for Halloween, we get two pumpkins for each one of us to carve.  I made two pumpkins for the Halloween quilt as well.  Just like I wouldn’t carve two pumpkins the same way, I didn’t want the blocks to be repeated either.  So I made a Jack-O-Lantern block …       Cat-O-Lantern & Jack-O-Lantern patterns on Etsy   …and.. Read More

Starburst And Cat Eyes – A Strange Brew

  Star patterns in my Shop   I am still working away on the Halloween quilt.  Almost there, but not quite.  Remember couple of weeks ago I said I was going to make the knitting-inspired stars for my Halloween quilt?  Well, here they are.  I reduced three of the star quilt patterns to 5″ and made two copies of each.  I love the Aran Star too much, so that one.. Read More