Rosewood Manor : Quaker Diamonds
calls for Valdani floss, however, I’m using Weeks Dye works and Gentle Arts threads. In comparison, Gentle Arts is a thicker thread that covers 25 ct (2 over 2) very nicely.
Weeks Dye works thread has a more delicate look… not as subtle
I also dipped parts of the cloth in a tea mixture… to give it that aged look. My first time dyeing fabric. The fabric I used was 25 count lugana. I like this fabric much better than linen.
This design was so pleasing to the eye. I finished it in a matter of two weeks. I also framed it, which is something I rarely do.