swatch of the month-december
December Swatch of the month: Natalie's Dream Top layer-Blue Slate Backing-Blue Slate Applique-Blue Slate Floss-Dark Grey Beads-Dark Grey Thread-Slate Paint-Pearl Charcoal
Stencil the fabric with the facet design. Straight stitch directly on the edge of the flower shape. Cut the top layer of fabric 1/8" outside the edge creating negative reverse appliqué. Cut petal shape appliqués and whipstitch 16 petals to the large flowers. Stitch beads to the center of the flowers.