I have painted my pillow covers through stencils. Even then the design is not that much attractive. After seeing stem stitch as this week's challenge for TAST I have decided to outline the design with stem stich. After giving the outline the dull yellow looks bright. Here comes my trial.
|Before giving the ouline with stem stitch|
|After giving the outline with stem stitch|
This redwork is done mainly with stem stitch. This is one of my old works.
Below is a simple design in my hankie. The bow and the hat is done with stem stitch