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, August 27, 2017

My progress

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I am attempting to make to make two of these quilts designed by our very talented amazing Michelle….

One for each of my grandbabies families….

I do struggle with needle turn, so I am doing the good old buttonhole stitch…

Have a fab day….Peg

6 comments:

Maria said...

Your blocks are lovely Peg... Notgood at needleturn either sew I do buttonholestitch on the machine ..😁

Raewyn said...

I'm very impressed Peg, making two at once is no mean feat! Your blocks look great :-)

Fiona said...

those look great Peg.... two at a time is most impressive...
Hugz

Susan said...

Looking great!

desertskyquilts said...

I really like that you are doing two and they are so gorgeous. What lucky families!

nimble thimble stitchery-do said...

Beautiful stitching Peg. And two at a time...we have an overachiever in our midst. Way to go Peg.