6 January – Introduce yourself, your projects, and any goals you have for the year
27 January – What SALs are you participating in this year?
24 February – What do you listen to while stitching?
31 March – What newer designers and product creators (fabric or floss dyeing, etc) out there have you discovered and recommend?
29 April – Talk to us about your longest-running WIP or UFO.
26 May – Where do you love to shop for stash?
30 June – Half-year recap: How are you doing with your goals so far this year?
28 July – How do you get yourself out of a stitching drought?
25 August – What do you have on your stitching bucket list? (for example, specific projects, designers, fibers, etc)
29 September – What finishing style have you never tried but would love to do?
27 October – Do you prefer to stitch on a rotation or one project at a time?
24 November – What new stitches or techniques did you learn this year?
29 December – Recap your accomplishments for the year! (Your finishes, your final before/after photos, etc.)
Hallowe’en Ornie SAL monthly themes:
January – H is for Haunted House
February – A is for Addams Family (or any spooky characters)
March – L is for Lantern, Jack O’
April – L is for Loot
May – O is for October
June – W is for Witch
July – E is for Eek (or anything scary)
August – E is for Eyeballs (or any body part including skeletons)
September – N is for Night
October – B is for Bat
November – O is for Orange and Black
December – O is for Owls
JCS Christmas Ornament SAL:
January – Rovaris: Joy (Done)
February – Glendon Place: City Sidewalks (Done)
March – Blue Ribbon Designs: Two Stags and a Deer (Done)
April – Keslyn’s: Santa’s Hat and Boots (Done)
May – Knotted Tree NeedleArt: To All A Good Night
June – Pickle Barrel Designs: Special Delivery (in progress)
July – Rosewood Manor: The Heart of Christmas
August – Frosted Pumpkin Stitchery: Christmas Morning Goodies
September – My Big Toe Designs: Bless the Lord (stitch a wild card option from 2018 issue)
October – Snowflake Stitchery: Fair Isle Ornament
November – Dragon Dreams: Now What?
December – JBW Designs: Noel 2018
JK’s Groupies SALs:
January – Joan Elliott, or start something new (Done: Started Stacked Tea Cups by Dimensions
February – Love or the colour red (Done: Santa’s Hat and Boots ornament by Keslyn’s)
March – Stitch a Mill Hill kit, or add beads to a project
April – Stitch anything animal-themed,with an animal on it; maybe feature a bunny for Easter
May – Start something for your Mum, or in your Mum’s favourite colour
June – Moon, or something dark-inspired (use dark fabric, dark floss, sparkly floss, glow in the dark floss; or stitch in the evenings, or stitching something with a moon or stars, or a Halloween project)
19 in 19 – 19 new starts; 19 finishes; 19 colours in a HAED; progress on 19 existing WIPs