Safety pins still hold most of this baby together.
However, the design is s-l-o-w-l-y appearing.
I usually have a slump in the day, about 4pm. I should probably take a nap, but there's so much I want to work on. So I make myself a hot cup of tea, find a comfortable spot, and hand stitch. After an hour or so, I feel calm and get my second wind--and I've made a small dent in the appliqué. Small.