Wednesday, January 27, 2016
I finished stitching my welcome motif from the Home Sweet Home embroidery pattern.
I used a variety of stitches. Stem Stitch, Double Knot Stitch, French Knots, Lazy Daisy Stitch, Long and Short Stitch and of course, Back Stitch:
Oh and I almost forgot - the Fishbone Stitch! I used that for the biggest purple and blue flowers:
You might remember when I started this project I had quite the color palette planned.
As it turned out, I did the majority of the project using these beautiful colors:
and didn't use any of the black, gray or charcoal!
I think there is a nice balanced combination of colors and nothing stands out too much:
Here are the floss numbers of the colors I used: