Since I've been kinda obsessed with blackwork for a little while I thought I would use that, but not in black. And to use it in a sort of fragmented way. I wasn't entirely sure it would work out, but I am so chuffed with the result. :-)
I used two different variegated DMC floss colours, green and pink. I like how the variegated floss makes it look like I have used several shades of each colour. I did most of it using one blackwork pattern, in pink, but in a few places used a different one, in green, just to mix it up a little bit.
14 count waste canvas which worked an absolute treat! And of course it comes with a built-in grid which is handy for doing counted work like blackwork patterns.
I didn't have a plan for how much or where I was going to stitch. I basted the waste canvas just off centre on the front of the t-shirt and started stitching. And then I stopped when I
It takes time to customize your clothes with embroidery, but it is so worth it, don't you think? You get something that is exactly how *you* want it and completely unique. And it expresses who you are. I think that's definitely worth the time and effort. :-)
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