1st SAL.....Peg, Dale and I committed to stitching Anni Downs - A Gardener's Journal in March. I blogged about this on my blog thinking maybe one or 2 others may join us and lots of girls indicated an interest so I decided to start this blog where we can all encourage each other to meet the goals set along the way....March 2010 -March 2011...........
2nd SAL ......well so many of the girls wanted to continue on with another project and some new girls joined us and now approx 91 girls are stitching Natalie Bird's Tis the Season. March to Sept 2011...............
3rd SAL....many girls want to stick with the SAL so now we have moved onto Anni Downs Some Kind of Wonderful - My Favourite Things Quilt.......Oct 2011-Oct 2012.........
Where are we now.....
4th SAL 2013...is numerous smaller projects from the previous 2 books Tis the Season and Some Kind of Wonderful plus some projects from Red Home by Natalie Bird approx 60 ladies stitching together.........
2014 we had the year off..............
5th SAL 2015..........inspired to continue we are doing another quilt project.....Anni Downs newest quilt Natures Journey.....
6th SAL 2017.............A Holly Cottage Christmas by Michelle Ridgway.......once again the pattern is in an affordable book so it is easy for everyone to join in...........and you can raid your stash for the fabrics........or lash out and buy a the whole lot........this SAL will be run by Fiona aka Bubz Rugz and Raewyn........
Chookyblue........

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Slowly getting there

 I started putting my SKOW quilt together and look the 1st panel is longer than the second,silly me forgot to trim back those blocks in the 1st row,lol,thats a mistake that i wont make again.
I have actually unpicked it last night and i will resew tonight and get another 2 blocks ready for needle turning.
 This is my flower block finished and trimmed,i trim now when i finish each block,lol.
Below is my house block also finished,another 2 to go and another row is finished.
I am slowly getting there.
cheers shez xx

8 comments:

shez said...

:)

Sharon - Lilabelle Lane said...

Looking great Shez.

Fiona said...

Oh Shez.. that's just the sort of thing I would do.... yoiur blocks are fantastic and don't they look lovely together...
Hugz

Bizzy Martine said...

Come on Shez!!! I'm sending good vibes from Belgium!!! I'm sure you'll finish in time!!!
Love, Martine

Susan said...

Love the colours & fabrics. Great progress.

Noela said...

Oh what a pain when you do things like that. Glad you have it all unpicked and ready to stitch again. Love your colours. Hugs....

Wendy said...

This is looking lovely...

Chookyblue...... said...

great to see your progress Shez.....great to update the sidebar..........like the blue house......