Saturday, 26 September 2015

Stitch From Stash - September 2015

Good morrow gentle-folk!

It's coming towards the end of yet another month so time for another SFS report. Here are my September figures then:

SEPTEMBER BUDGET - $25 = £16.29 (at 01/09/2015 exchange rate)
EARNED - $28.00 = £18.25
SPENT - £52.44

* £4.99 on Christmas cross stitch magazine (although I'm tempted not to count this as I haven't actually seen the magazine since my mum "borrowed" it the day I bought it!)
* £36.25 on fabric (mostly for some 2016 Crazy January Challenge starts)
* £11.20 on threads for two new starts (which you will find out about in October)

I also bought frames for Polar Bears, My Treasure and Playful Puss 1 and 2 but this spending is exempt from the SFS budget.

Challenge projects worked on: (post to follow on 1st October)
* a tatty friend
* winter owl
* spotted owls

Other projects worked on: (post to follow once I have completed a 10 hour stint)
* OMG Tigger Is Out

Projects completed: $4, $4, $12 and $8 respectively
NB I forgot to count the August stamp last month so am counting it now.

Lizzie Kate August flip-it stamp  Lizzie Kate September flip-it stamp

Ravenclaw                            Polar Bears

Yes, I splurged a little this month but apart from a few threads I've got everything I need for my 2016 Crazy January Challenge starts. Which means I'm more or less free to buy whatever I wish with my October, November and December budgets. Q: Now, what do I really need? A: Nothing really! How boring!!

Happy stitching!
Rachel x


Linda said...

Great finishes Rachel. Looking forward to seeing what you start next year.


Heather said...

Lol you need a hog warts crest ;)

Justine said...

What does need have to do with it?! Those LK stamps are so pretty but my heart belongs to Ravenclaw...

Karen said...

Nice finishes!

Mii Stitch said...

All lovely finishes!!
Looking forward to see the 2016 new starts :)

Katie said...

Beautiful finishes! When I get back from my vacation I need to plan my new starts for January too. Can't wait to see what you pick. I'm sure I'll love them haha.

Brigitte said...

You have some wonderful finishes this month, Rachel. And well done on the SFS challenge!

Thoeria said...

Lovely finishes Rachel!

Summer said...

great little stamps Rachel and the polar bears are SOooo cute :)

Faith... said...

I just love your Polar Bears! Great stitching Rachel!

Preeti said...

Lovely finishes !!:)