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Monday, June 6, 2016

May SAL Updates.... June Stitching Goals....

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Hello! Goodness... where did May go?  As we roll into another month, I thought I would check off what I achieved during the month of May and make a note of what I would like to achieve during June (if all goes to plan!)

May SAL Update:

**JCS SAL (FB Group): "Christmas Test Drive" (Designer: Mosey N Me)  

**Christmas Ornie SAL Blog Theme: Reindeer "Christmas Test Drive" (Designer: Mosey N Me)  

**Halloween Ornie SAL Blog Theme: Spiders & Bugs - "Trick or Treat" (Designer: Pickle Barrel Designs)  

**Lainey's Christmas Ornie SAL: posted 
**Smalls SAL: posted 

**Stitch Maynia (FB group)
Monthly SAL's:
Monthly SAL: "Stitch MAYnia" - the original SAL - 15 starts in 15 days in May:  
Posted 15 starts in 15 days

Colour-A-Day SAL (24th of month) "Stitchers in Red"   
Stitched on ABC Chats - F

Year Long SAL's:
Year of Starts! (at least 1 start/finish each month): 
I had two (3) starts and finishes in May (Penguin Christmas Card, Christmas Test Drive & Trick or Treat)

Brooke's Books Year Long SAL: no progress on the Advent Animals....
2016 Chatelaine Shenanigans SAL: no progress on my Chatelaine WIP.....

**Debbie's Ultimate Crazy January Challenge 2016 (DUCJC2016):
Modified to 31 starts & finishes 2016: as at the end of May I have 19 finishes for 2016 of which 16 were new starts for 2016 ü 

Miribilia, Nora Corbett Designs SAL: (Nora Corbett Passions FB group)
Favourite Colours SAL (2 May - 15 May): didn't take part in this one
Any Nora Design SAL (16 May - 29 May): Queen of Peace  

June SAL Plans:

JCS SAL (FB Group): "Joyful Santa" (Designer: Homespun Elegance)

Christmas Ornie SAL Blog June Theme: Christmas Animals/Pets
Halloween Ornie SAL Blog June Theme: Free choice

Miribilia, Nora Corbett Designs SAL: (Nora Corbett Passions FB group) 
Nora Misc SAL (30 May - 13 June)

Stitch Maynia (FB group) 
- "Whine & WIP's" - work on those pieces that make us whine!
- "Colour-A-Day SAL" - "Pretty in Pink" - work only on the pink sections of a design on 24th June

Cross Stitch Finishing Line (FB group) 
- "June Monthly "Month" SAL" - stitch on something with June in it and/or something that has to do with June
- "Vintage SAL" - dedicate a month to some of our favourite vintage patterns
- "Summer Solstice" - (June to Sept): stitch any summer piece you want through to Autumn Solstice (Northern Hemisphere Solstice)
- "Now I know my ABC's" - 1 day SAL every month on the 26th starting in June with A

Remember to post for:
Lainey's Christmas Ornie SAL
Smalls SAL

So that's it... another good month of ticks on my monthly goals....  You may have noticed that I have joined another FB group that does lots of SAL.... as per usual I will try and shoe-horn existing stitching plans into these as well :o)

Til next time...

Take care and happy stitching
Hugs xx


Heather said...

Great progress good luck!

Bea said...

You're doing great. Good luck with June.

Mini said...

You are doing so good with your SALs and goals.
Hope you are feeling better.

Lesley said...

You've got a lot on the go..looking forward to seeing your progress pics on your SAL's

Brigitte said...

Wow, you were super busy and reached a lot of your goals last month. And who could resist a nice new SAL when one comes up, lol.