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........

Sunday, February 10, 2013

Give the February task a big tick.

Here is my February finish. The front of the bag and the lining ate shown in the photos.

I love the finished bag.
It is a great size with pockets and i think the fabrics are gorgeous.

Now to begin to prepare the task for March.





14 comments:

Susan said...

Looks great - I love the grey for the stitchery.

shez said...

very nice Simone,well done.xx

Cubby House Crafts said...

Well Done it looks lovely
Lisa

Sonia said...

Loving the stitchery fabric choice!

Sharon - Lilabelle Lane said...

Very nice and I love your fabric choices. hugs

La Pecora Nera said...

Really gorgeous and very nice fabric! Emanuela

Jenny said...

Love the bag , the background colour for the stitchery makes it look very rich...

Ana Maria said...

Like birds in Spring, bags are "flying" to open air. I love it!

Fiona said...

Lovely.... so effective with a darker fabric for the stitchery...
Hugz

Wendy said...

Well done!

Marilyn said...

Wow. Love the colours you have used. The bag looks beautiful.

Maria said...

Lovely bag Simone.

Marg H said...

Beautiful. Love the colours. Another tick.

Chookyblue...... said...

it's a great size bag.............love your fabrics too..........so many nice bags starting to pop up.........