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Thursday, May 5, 2016

April SAL Updates.... May Stitching Goals....

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Hello! Well another month has passed us by... and it went by so quickly that I forgot to post my update/goals on 1st May!

Firstly I have an update on my April SAL's... and then I will list all of my May Goals...

April SAL Update:

**JCS SAL (FB Group) - April: "Very Merry Christmas" (Designer: Medina Originals)  ü

**Christmas Ornie SAL Blog April - Theme: Ornaments & Decorations - "Christmas Bauble" (Designer: Jody Rice / Satsuma Street)  ü

**Halloween Ornie SAL Blog April - Theme: Ghost - "Halloween Portraits - Ghost" (Designer: Blue Ribbon Designs)  ü

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

**Stitch Maynia (FB group)
Monthly SAL's:
Monthly SAL: "April Showers Bring May Flowers" - stitch on any design that contains water and/or flowers:  ü
With Love bouquet - Lesley Teare (Mother's Day Gift)
Snowflower Diaries - Joyful World SAL - February

Colour-A-Day SAL (24th of month) "Purple Haze"   ü
Started new fairy on Faces of Joan Elliott SAL - stitched all the purple in her wings

Year Long SAL's:
Year of Starts! (at least 1 start/finish each month): ü
I had three (3) starts and finishes in April (Very Merry Christmas; Halloween Portraits Ghost; Christmas Bauble)

Brooke's Books Year Long SAL: No progress 
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 April I have 16 finishes for 2016 of which 13 were new starts for 2016 ü 

Miribilia, Nora Corbett Designs SAL: (Nora Corbett Passions FB group)
ü Mira, Nora Corbett SAL (21 March - 3 April): stitched on Christmas Eve Courier - Prancer
ü Mira Ladies SAL (3 April - 17 April): stitched on Queen Anne's Lace
Fairytales / Fairy Tales SAL (18 April - 1 May): didn't take part in this one

May SAL Plans:

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

Christmas Ornie SAL Blog May Theme: Reindeer
Halloween Ornie SAL Blog May Theme: Spiders

Miribilia, Nora Corbett Designs SAL: (Nora Corbett Passions FB group) 
Favourite Colours SAL (2 May - 15 May)

Stitch Maynia (FB group) 
- "Stitch Maynia!" - the original SAL - 15 starts in 15 days in May
- "May the Fourth Be With You" (stitch on a Star Wars theme design on 4th May)
- "Colour-A-Day SAL" - "Stitchers in Red" - work only on the red sections of a design on 24th May

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

So that's it... another good month of ticks on my monthly goals.... just have to keep the momentum up now!  Til next time...

Take care and happy stitching
Hugs xx


Brigitte said...

You were doing great in April. It was a really successful month for your SALs. Hopefully May will be just as great.

Heather said...

Wow great job! I'm still in awe how you keep up!

Rachel said...

There are so many ticks there for your April goals you must be so pleased! May's got a lot to live up to! :)

Bea said...

You did extremely well in April. Here's to an equally good May.

Preeti said...

Well done for April!! Good luck for May:)
You have so many SALs to look forward to.

Mini said...

Isn't it nice to see many ticks against the goals we set?
Wishing you have an equally productive May.

KimM said...

Wow! You're putting me to shame....Well done....

Aurelia Eglantine said...

What an amazing month of SAL stitching you've had! I could never keep up with so many. Good luck with your plans for May :)

Unknown said...

You are amazing - so many different stitching projects and SALS for each month. wow. You are doing so awesome on your goals. and they sound so fun... Great job

Kaisievic said...

Wow! Noni, I am so impressed, you have such a wonderful set of goals and you achieved so much last month! Here's to you, my dear (raising a virtual glass of champagne!)

Annette said...

OMG you finsihed so many goals!!
Keep up the good work.. your going like crazy!!