Sunday, January 2, 2011

Doll Quilt swap... sign up

Happy New Year to you all...... hope you are ready to sign up for this.

I will take names till the 20th January, if you click under my header picture on the page " Doll Quilt Swap" you can read about the upcoming swap.
If you are interested please leave a comment on this post with your three likes/dislikes. If you do not have a blog and still want to take part send me an email instead.

I hope we will have a lot of fun with this, I have dates for two swaps and am happy to add more dates if wanted.

The images are taken at the International Study Centre in Lincoln/Nebraska

Looking forward to making Doll quilts.



Erin said...

Hehe...first comment - I need to do more sewing and less blogging!
1. Bright
2. Modern
3. Cheery
and really anything...I dont have any true true dislikes...
Thanks for arranging this, I cant wait!

Lisa said...

I'm game. My likes are aprox. 12 x 8 or smaller, repro fabrics, pieced. Dislikes, fabrics later than 1880, and no applique on this one please.

Ann said...

Great idea Christine, looks like a lot of fun, I'm slightly interested, never been in a swap; is it likely to be very time consuming?...

Dorothy said...

I'll be first to sign up.
I like reproduction fabrics, pieced or applique and cheddar as a colour and I dislike
sunbonnet sue,brights, art quilts.
I like the option for different sizes.

Nadine said...

I'll be thrilled to participate in this fun doll quilt swap and I noted the due dates on my brand new diary ;>)

LIKES :bright CW repro / pieced / applique / English PP / scrappy ...

DISLIKES : contemporary

THANKS for organizing this, dear Christine !
NADINE (Belgium)

Kris said...

Oh I like this. Even after reading the details! Count me in Christine. Now for the hard bit!

Likes-lots of things. Piecing, applique, "art" quilts.

Dislikes-Browns. Stuck on this.

Let me know if you need more on the dislike side.

Cindy said...

Hello! This is going to be a lot of fun!

any style (except for my dislikes below)
old or modern. I love them all!

Sunbonnet Sue
Bear Paw
Flying Geese

Looking forward to this!

Cheryl said...

I'm all in!
Likes: civil war era reproduction, scrappy, smaller the better!
Dislikes: contemporary, art quilt

Thanks for arranging this for us!

Barb said...

How Fun Christine!
what a great way to start the new year.
I like anything and will swap with anyone.

Barb said...

Hi again -
actually, if anyone wants to swap a doll quilt that includes selvages, that would be fun to me.

LeKaQuilt said...

I'm in!

Likes: to swap with somebody who has a blog....:o)
Dislikes: art quilt, repro fabrics.

This will be fun!

Bobbie Ashley said...

Ooh, sounds like fun! Count me in too.
Likes: repro,scrappy, pieced or appliquéd.
Dislikes-orange,large floral prints,plaids

I am looking forward to swapping!

MeganZ said...

I'd love to take part!


1. Modern
2. Bright colors
3. Red, but I like all colors so don't feel bound by that!


1. Crazy quilting
2. Sunbonnet sues
3. Not much else!

Wendy said...

I am in!!!! Thank you for arranging this swap for all of us.....
2.Jewel Tones/Saturated color

1.Civil War repos
2.Sun Bonnet Sue

Bree said...

HI Christine!
I'm in and am busy convincing Doreen too.
I like: red and blue, old designs with modern twist and art quilts.
I dislike: ummmmm pinkss, plaids, browns.
Mostly I like surprises!

Sarah said...

I'm in!
rich deep colors
just about everything except:

crazy quilts

Heather said...

Yes! I'd love to be in for the swap!
1) civil war
2) 1930's
3) stars/triangles/traditional
1) orange
2) a quilt you can't wash
3) wool (allergic)

Chookyblue...... said...

me back again so I can leave me likes and dislikes........
Likes civil war, country, pretties...

Dislikes - brights and batiks, sunbonnet girls and animals, crazy

would prefer to swap with a blogger.....

Thanks Christine I enjoyed the last swap you ran.......thanks for taking on another one..........

Farmyard Crafts said...

I'd love to sign up!
Likes: pastels, brights, fun prints
Dislikes: not too much!

Sounds like heaps of fun!

Janet said...

I'm game for a swap. My likes are:
applique or piecing is equally great.
Civil war/repro style to add to my itty bitty collection.
Would prefer to swap with a blogger.

sunbonnet sue

Bonnie said...

Ok, sign me up for the swap . . . if you don't mind a Yank, that is.
Likes - - - um, oh, shoot, I like most everything from eye popping brights to sophisticated beiges and browns. . . and everything in between.

Dislikes - - - Sun Bonnet Sue, crazy quilts, Save those for someone who would appreciate them more.

Note to self -- put a note in calendar to check back here around 1/20th or so... even if I am way behind on my blog reading! Bonnie

Purple Quilter Queen said...

Ok this will be my first but I think I'll take a stab at it too.
Likes: brights, aqua/red combos, string blocks

Dislikes: civil war fabs, pastels, art quilts

Thanks Christine for hosting!! Jenn

Aunt 'Reen said...

This swap sounds perfect to me!
I would LOVE to participate.

Likes: 1800's civil war/ 1930's reproduction/ANYTHING Traditional including pieced or applique'.

Dislikes: bright contemporary prints & designs. Not really a BLUE person (except for navy)

Lee Prairie Designs said...

Looking forward to participating in this fun doll quilt swap!

Thank you "Christine", for hosting this event.

Likes: Civil war fabrics--- pieced, scrappy or applique.

Dislikes: Brights, contempory, batiks.

I can't wait!


Carol in Mid-Mich said...

This will be my first swap so I am excited! Please count me in.

likes: civil war/pieced/scrappy
dislikes: sun bonnet sue/contemporary/ art quilts

Ann J said...

Hi Christine! I'm in!


* Reproduction/Civil War fabrics
* Scrappy
* Traditional

* Very Bright colours
* Not keen on too much green
* Crazy

I don't mind receiving appliqué, but please (if possible) don't give me a partner who wants an appliqué quilt - I'm hopeless at it :-)

Thanks for organising this swap!
Luv.....Ann J

Micki said...

I like:
paper pieced, applique or pieced. The fabrics I enjoy are bright and cheery.
I dislike any darker fabrics like repro fabrics.
Sounds like fun!


Lori said...

I'd love to join in. It sounds like a lot of fun.

CW Repros, including bits of cheddar
Pieced or appliqued
traditional, but love Gwen Marston style too.

Sunbonnet Sue
Anything too artsy

Betweens said...

Im in, I`m in I love doll quilts and have a great diverse collection. It would be a wonderful treat toooo.

karen said...

I would love to join in!
Likes, red and white quilts, reproduction and aplique
dislikes, none.
size not fussed as I do have several sizes of doll beds and furniture to display whatever comes my way!
thanks for hosting this swap. Love Karen In Ballarat.

Christine said...

love to join the swap...
like traditional patterns...french style reds or blues...pieced or applique...and 1930's

dislikes...batik, dull colours, and I don't own any reproduction fabrics...hope this helps!