Catching up on SAL’s

Afternoon bloggers,

Stitching on the SAL’s was good this week, some days better than others but overall progress has been good.

Monday : SAL CCN’s Cottage Series
Stitched on 40ct lambswool linen with the recommended threads.

CCN Cottage-Before

CCN Cottage-After

Tuesdays : Elizabeth Hancock Sampler by LHN
Stitched on 32ct Light Mocha with the recommended Belle Soie colours

EH Sampler-Before

EH Sampler-After

Wednesdays : Prarie Schooler ABC’s
Stitched on 32ct lambswool linen with the recommended DMC threads.
I seem to be at this boat forever lol, this coming week I’m hoping will finish most of the brown on it off .

PS A-Before
PS A-After

Thursdays : Robin Hood by LHN a SAL with Linda over at Stitchin with my Furbabies
Stitched on 28ct Light Mocha with the recommended DMC threads.
This needs to be ready for Alan’s birthday on the 6th of March so I really need to knuckle down with this on Thursdays. 

Robin Hood-Before

Robin Hood-After

That’s it so far for the week. I did order the frame for Robin Hood and the Mrs Darcy Sampler during the week so I can frame them when I have them done. I also ordered threads for my Mr Darcy letter piece I’m wanting to do and as there are so few colours in it, I changed the colours to silks to what I think will blend so I’m looking forward to those arriving.

This weekend I’ll be working more on the hunting picture and Mrs Darcy of course and I’ll start another ornament.

Sunday will be a blog YOP update.

Happy stitching,
Ruth

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11 Responses to Catching up on SAL’s

  1. My oh my Ruth! You have accomplished a lot. The pressure is on for Alan's piece, look forward to seeing it framed. πŸ™‚

  2. Lucie says:

    Great progress Ruth as ever πŸ™‚ Yes that boat seems to take forever, you never think it's going to end! Look forward to seeing more of your progress on the hunting pic and Mrs Darcy xx

  3. Thoeria says:

    Lovely progress all round Ruth! I especially love…..oh wait! I love all 3 designs πŸ™‚

  4. Mouse says:

    lovely progress on every thing and coooo I have just done a wee bit more on my cottage sal last night too … so I can join you in feeling pleased ..lol :)love mouse xxxxx

  5. Tricia says:

    Ruth you have achieved alot this week well done, Im waiting for my cottage charts to come in the post still, cant wait for them to arrived :0)

  6. Linda says:

    Hi Ruth. Great progress on all of them. We only have 2 Thursdays left for Robin Hood. Do you want to add another day or two so we get it done? If you are going to continue Wed. with the PS ABC's, I would love to join you. Let me know.Linda

  7. SoCal Debbie says:

    Great progress on all of your SALs! Your son will love Robin Hood!

  8. Nicola says:

    Ruth you are so industrious, you must have amazing energy levels with being a mum and achieving so much craft work. I congratulate you.

  9. Your SALs look great, and I really like CCN Cottage. I can't wait to see it finished!

  10. Mangogirl says:

    great progress πŸ˜€

  11. Ewa says:

    They all look wonderful! πŸ™‚

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