I am sharing Iris #2 today.

I wrote in my last post that I like to stitch a larger project when I introduce my new collections of colours.  This year I chose a smaller project instead.  My goal is to demonstrate how using ONE design can appear quite different and/or similar depending on the placement of colours.  

Iris is designed by Diane Grant.  I chose Iris because it is small measuring about 3 inches square on 18 count canvas to highlight my summer collection.

Last week I showed you the first version of Iris and here is the second one.  I think you will agree that this one appears quite different with using the darker Colour #65. 

This sample features size 5 perle cotton in colours #64, #65, #120 and Kreinik Braid #6 and #1


If you wish to stitch ALL four samples, one skein of size 5 perle cotton will be sufficient in Colours 63, 64, 65 and 120.  Both Kreinik Braid Colour #6 or Colour #1 would work well with the palette. 

Remember, the pattern is available in the January/February 2020 issue of Needlepoint Now.

So, what do you think?  Do you like it?

Stay tuned for the third sample on Wednesday

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