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........

Saturday, February 19, 2011

I'm Going Green

Hi Everyone am loving the fabrics choices I am seeing , made me take a pic and post my fabric selection-lots of red around at Christmas time so I thought I would go green for my Tis the Season..and I'm stitching on calico,
Cheers Vickie

EDIT--helps if I attach the photo....

14 comments:

barb's creations said...

Will be good to see this in another colourway,I'm going the predictable way with red,cream and a touch of old gold.Isn't this soooo exciting? :) Barb.

suzitee said...

I was thinking that a lime green colour palette would be gorgeous for this quilt...so fresh and lovely! Can't wait to see your fabrics :)

Cubby House Crafts said...

Looking forward to seeing your quilt come together...lovely choice of fabrics!!
Lisa

Pepe said...

Oooooh! Great idea! I _heart_ green! :)

Anita said...

I think the green will look great Vickie!

Love Bears All Things said...

I know there will be lots of variations just like with the GJ. Looking forward to seeing all of the different ones.
Mama Bear

Elisa said...

Ooh! Lovely greens! I may have to make 2 of these! Thanks for the inspiration!

Jennifer @ Stitchin' Thyme said...

Love the green!

Pia said...

Looks lovely, can't wait to see some finished blocks :-)
Hugs Pia

Hillbilly Handiworks said...

I look forward to seeing how this turns out!

Chookyblue...... said...

oh the greens do look nice too Vickie.......yes the pic is great.........much more fun having something to look at........

Kris said...

Nice. I like the greens!

Jude said...

Looking forward to seeing yours completed and I never thought to go green.

Sabine said...

I loooove the greens!!!