I’m so excited to once again be participating in the SAL over at Avis’! It has been a long time since I have worked on my own projects and I’m really enjoying the time spent with non-studio things. Of course there are plenty of things going on in the studio, I’m just making space for a little bit of “me” time. Last time for the SAL I was working on a big Christmas stocking for my oldest son. That project is on time out!! I made a pretty big counting error and I have to rip A LOT. There are a few other smaller things that have been languishing in a “will do eventually” pile that have been pulled out. This:
was purchased quite awhile ago. It has been so nice to work on cross stitch again! This is what is looks like right now:
11/3/19 SAL Update – Gingerbread House #5.
I think this will be a very quick project as there is no backstitching. I love this SAL and am so happy to be back in the midst of this group of talented, welcoming and supportive stitchers. Please take a look a what everyone else is up to:
Avis, Claire, Gun, Carole, Sue, Constanze, Christina, Kathy, Margaret, Cindy, Linda, Heidi, Jackie Sunny, Hayley, Megan, Deborah, Mary Margaret, Renee, Jenny, Carmela, Jocelyn, Sharon, Daisy, Anne
About the SAL
This SAL (Stitch Along) is slightly different to other SALs in that we don’t all stitch the same design at the same rate. We choose ONE unfinished project, or ONE new one, and show progress of its completion over a series of three weekly updates. There are no deadlines and no set amount to stitch. The result is that the space in our drawers full of WIPs (works in progress) is gradually being freed up to store lots of new crafty goodness. It’s surprising how much motivation I’ve gained from being in this SAL. If you’d like to finish a project you’ve left unfinished for a while, or start a new one with us, you can join us by sending Avis an email. The address is on the right of her page. She wil send you a few simple rules to agree.
I’m also linking up with Slow Stitch Sunday and One Monthly Goal. My goal for this month is to finish the stitching on this piece. It feels like such a quick stitch!