…for over a month. Why, you ask?
Because I had forgotten. I had forgotten my mantra. It’s JUST STRING! I had a block. It wasn’t as if I couldn’t fix it if I didn’t like it.
You might be wondering what specific technique had me avoiding this lovely project for a month. You’re probably thinking it’s something terribly complex, and that I had visions of ruining the project.
Alas, no, I’m more of an idiot than that. Complex stitches are a challenge to me, and I relish them.
The part that had me stumbling used the dreaded “R” word. Can you guess?
And here’s how dumb I am. It wasn’t even completely random through the whole section. It was a line of bargello. Yes, I said bargello. As in, once the first darn line is in, the rest just follows along.
And it held me up. For a month.
All I had to do was this…
Let the virtual head-slaps begin.