With the design marked onto the fabric, it’s time to start stitching. This time, I’m going for naturalistic colours:
That’s Madeira stranded cotton no. 2402 (off white) for the snowdrop flowers, 1410 and 1411 for the leaves and stems, and 2114 for the roots.
I outlined the flowers with spilt stitch first:
It’s not that easy to see in the photo, but the flowers are outlined, honestly!
Then the stems and leaves, using the darker of the two greens, 1411:
Then finally the roots:
I’ll start filling everything in next.