To embroider this rooster, I used
23 House of Embroidery various stranded cotton and I completed with plain DMC stranded cotton.
The tail, the neck, and the brown wing are made with long an short stitch 1 thread. For the body, embroider scallops with blanket stitch 1 thread. The feathers at the base of the tail are represented by lazy daisy stitches 1 thread. The collar is embroidered with satin stitch, the ridge and the beak in straight stitch, all with 1 thread. Add a French knot 2 threads 1 wrap for the eye and finish by embroidering the legs with juxtaposed stem stitch 2 threads.
The trunk of the tree and the large leaves are embroidered with long and short stitch 1 thread. Embroider the small plants attached to the trunk all with 1 thread using blanket stitch, fly stitch, satin stitch, and French knot.
The berries are embroidered with satin stitch and the leaves with fishbone stitch, all with 1 thread.
The pink flowers are embroidered with blanket stitch and then decorated with straight stitches, all with 1 thread. The hearts are made with French knots 2 threads 1 wrap and the leaves with fishbone stitch 1 thread.
The blue flowers are made with lazy daisy stitches 2 threads for the petals and a French knot 2 threads 1 wrap for the centers.