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Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Incidentally the colors ARE the colors specified in the instructions, although they look brighter in my piece, especially the peach color. Since I probably won't add the outlines, I may have to tone down the darkest colors around the beads, which means not using black, but still adhering to the color palette from the instructions.
Next are some laid stitches and JE style cross-hatching...