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Thursday, October 27, 2016

Smalls SAL October 2016

Hosted by Stitching Lotus
Hi there! Today is the last Thursday in October which means it is the day to post our Smalls finishes for the month, so let's dive right on in! ☺

Lakeside Needlecraft Fantasy SAL
September - Wizard
Designer: Durene Jones
Finish #34 (5 October 2016)

Lakeside Needlecraft Fantasy SAL
August - Pegasus
Designer: Durene Jones
Finish #35 (7 October 2016)

Stitched on 32ct Jobelan fabric "Silver Springs" from Colour Cascades Fabric  - DMC threads

Designer: Kate Knight
Freebie Cross Stitch Crazy Magazine
Finish #36 (7 October 2016)
Really pleased to finish this little one... I started it back in January for the DUCSJC!

Autumn Harvest - Plaid Pumpkin
Designer: Mill Hill Kit
Finish #37 (16 October 2016)

You saw this one earlier in the month... so cute! I just need to cut it out and put it together now.... something else to add to the final finishing day that I keep promising myself I will have one day!

Halloween Portraits - Black Cat
Designer: Blue Ribbon Designs
Just Cross Stitch Halloween 2015
Finish #38 (18 October 2016)

This is my Halloween Ornie Blog entry for October - theme is black cats.  I have stitched 3 of these Halloween Portraits so far this year for the Halloween Ornie themes.

Christmas Bunny
Freebie from Cross Stitch Collection magazine (1990's...)
Finish #39 (21 October 2016)

This is my Christmas Ornie Blog entry for October - theme is presents/toys and she is carrying a Christmas present!

Merry Christmas (2015/6)
Designer: From the Heart ~ Needleart by Wendy
Just Cross Stitch Christmas 2015
Finish #40 (25 October 2016)
Stitched on 32ct Belfast "Fairy Tales" from Colour Cascades Fabric using Dragon Floss "Stem Green" for the tree foliage; Dinky Dyes "Pilbara" for the lettering and DMC for the star and tree trunk.  I re-charted the year and my initials as the original chart was for 2015 and had the designers initials :o)

So that's it for today's Smalls post!  I am feeling quite good about my Smalls finishes this month... I will try and pop back again later today with a new start and a WIP update.  Have a great stitchy day....

Til next time, happy stitching!
Hugs xx


Bea said...

7 finishes! You're just rolling along. Especially loving the Fantasy SAL but the are all lovely designs.

Pull the other thread said...

Wow that is an impressive number of small finishes. Many congrats!!

Mii Stitch said...

I love that little wizard, he is simply precious :)

Rhona said...

So many finishes! They are all wonderful.

Tiffstitch said...

Lovely smalls! I finally have my fabric chosen for the Durene Jones SAL, but first I need time to start. :) Might be after Xmas at this rate.

Summer said...

These are all so nice ♥

Lili said...

Lovely stitching!
How sweet pumpkin, love the Mill Hill Kit!

Linda said...

Congrats on all of the adorable finishes Noni.


Jo who can't think of a clever nickname said...

Great work on all your smalls this month. The Fantasy sampler is very cute.

Irmeli said...

You have been busy with needle, lovely smalls all of them.

KimM said...

Lovely stitching.....you've kept those needles fired up this past month!

Kaisievic said...

Wow! You have had such a productive month, my dear - all of them are so lovely, too hard to pick a favourite.

Brigitte said...

Such a lot of great smalls finishes for this Sal.
I always love to see the new designs of the Fantasy SAL, they are amazing and it's no wonder that so many stitchers joined it.

Julie said...

Great stitching this month, the Christmas Bunny is a cutie.

Heather said...

Beautiful! Great work, and so many finishes!

Thanks for taking part in the Smalls SAL!

gominam said...

Lovely smalls. And some are very detailed. Great job👍

Michele Stravato said...

Lots of pretty finishes. I think the black cat is my fave.

Heather said...

Great finishes! The last one is my favorite :)