Color Variation

It’s been all hand work this week. Here’s the progress I’ve made on the penguins.
penguins1The face looks kinda creepy, doesn’t it?
I’m a little disappointed that the colors are a bit dull. As close as I can figure, the designer used a different brand of floss to stitch the original piece, and the conversion to DMC wasn’t quite on the mark.
If I had realized it before I started I could have made some changes. As it is I will stick with the colors in the pattern.
Here’s the project as shown in the book.
peguinsIt will still be cute, just not as bright and cheerful as I thought.

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2 Responses to Color Variation

  1. Denise Waterfield says:

    The penguins are adorable! Who is the designer? What is the name of the book?

  2. Gayle Kush says:

    Bummer on the brightness but it’s still cute!

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