For KarenV

Thanks Karen – I think maybe it’s just the photo on the chart … it just looks so ‘drab’, all grey/green – when I saw yours being stitched I remember all the lovely golden autumn colours predominantly – but then again, maybe that was my own brain’s reaction ‘cos I love those colours, and that’s what I mainly saw! I’ll start stitching it the way the chart intends it on a separate piece of fabric, I think – it’s the lettering that doesn’t really ‘gel’ with me, so I might change that to an overdyed as well, in more autumn tonings, and see what it looks like. Thanks for the offer of the silk overdyed – I have to admit, the colours look OK there, it’s just the lettering, I think. Mind you, now I’m having a closer look at the threads that came in the kit, it’s not as ‘grey’-looking as the photo, so maybe it’ll be OK as it is … I just looked at the photo when it arrived, and went “ooh, yuk!” Maybe that’s why I’ve not been a Drawn Thread fan before now – ‘cos the colours always look so drab … oh no, that could open up a whole new can of worms, that means I might have to get more to try them out LOLOL. Thanks for your advice, anyway – I’ll start stitching it and see how I go … Hugs 🙂

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