Bear Block #4

I finished another bear block last night.

bear-block-4This one had more stitching and felt like it took forever. I’m not watching anything on TV these days, which means I spend less time on handwork. I keep thinking I should stitch during lunch instead of reading. Maybe once it stops raining every day I’ll sit outside and do that.

I’ve already figured out I won’t have enough of two colors of floss. I found the rest of the brown, but it still may not be enough. I’ll run out of pink too. I found a chart online that cross-references the old Coats colors to current DMC colors. What do you think my chances are of matching 40-something year old floss?

If I can come close on the color and don’t mix the two flosses in the same block it should work out. That’s my story anyway.

I’m linking to Whoop Whoop Friday.

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2 Responses to Bear Block #4

  1. Gayle Kush says:

    Color matching floss is probably going to be easier than you think.

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