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........

Friday, November 11, 2011

Old Blue Jeans......




Chose to do this block for my first attempt at needle turn - think I might be liking it.


Probably should have given it a quick press before snapping it but never mind.

DE

11 comments:

Fiona said...

Great first go... you're a natural... and I love that background fabric too...
Hugz

Sharon - Lilabelle Lane said...

Well done De, the jeans look great and an amazing first effort

De said...

Just ticking the box........

Susan said...

What a stunning blue! Good job!

Quilt Kitty said...

Brilliant - great job, hope my first try turns out as well. Tracee xx

FloS said...

I love the color of your jeans !! Good job !
Florence

Love Bears All Things said...

Very good job...
Mama Bear

Annette B said...

Love the old blue jeans.

Bizzy Martine said...

You did fine. Love the jeans!!

DAWNIE said...

Looks great De - I too enjoy needleturn - it does become addictive however.

Chookyblue...... said...

fantastic jeans block........