Monday, August 20, 2007

Doll Quilt Swap

So far we have:
AJ,
Helen,
Joy,
Lily,
Amanda,
Adds,
Corrie,
Kylie,
Bec,
Natalie,
Ingrid,
Kristine.

Swap Guidelines:
SIZE: from 13″ x 13″ up to 24″ x 24″ or any rectangle or other shape in between.
FABRIC: natural fibers, please - linen, cotton, or wool.
CONSTRUCTION: Pieced, appliqued, wholecloth, or yo-yos; quilted by hand or machine; and bound. Embellish at will. Embroidery? Rickrack? Buttons? None? You decide.
LABELS: please include a label on the quilt.

Some design questions to get your swapee partner started:
1. What colours do you like?
2. What colours DON'T you like?
3. What style of quilt do you like best? (Abstract, arty, traditional, modern etc.)
4. What techniques and trimmings do you like? Applique, embroidery, yoyos, foundation pieced blocks, rik rak, lace, ribbons, buttons...?
5. Is there anything you DON'T want on your quilt?

Deadline to sign up: Thursday 23rd of August.
Quilt post deadline: 31st of October. That gives us two months and two weeks from now. :)

7 comments:

Kylie said...

Oh yes please count me in!

Helen said...

Yahhh! I'll edit the list Kylie!

AJ said...

Great work on the blog Helen....

Austy's Mum said...

The blog looks fantastic Helen - love the banner, thanks for setting it all up for us!

ingrid said...

Count me in as long as I am allowed to ask for help for the quilting gurus :-)

Natalie said...

How exciting, can you please invite me to join this blog and then I can post my answers too! Thanks

Kristine said...

Yes please i'd love to join too :-)