First the stitching. I have been taking part in a Ten-a-Day challenge this year and yesterday we reached 1,500 stitches! So here is a photo of 1,510 stitches:
|Cross Stitch Crazy||£4.99|
|JN Summer Typo||£13.19|
|JN 12 Days||£0.00|
I spent a little bit more than usual this month but still within budget. Cross Stitch Crazy had a great Emma Congdon Circus ABC, a mini version of the Emily Peacock design I stitched for my cousin ages ago. The cover gift was two lovely Margaret Sherry hedgehog cards too. There were also some mini mandala designs which would look good in beads.
I bought the second part of the Stitchrovia MIND SAL because I was trying to work out how to send it to the winner of my last competition. Stitchrovia are silent in their response to my emails so far.
I also needed to buy a chart from SewandSo for another competition winner and I discovered that they were doing 3 for 2 on all charts! So I bought one for myself and a freebie too. Here are the two I got for myself: