Yellow bird, legs and trunk The colors used to embroider the legs are DMC 931, 3753 and black. The color used for the trunk is the House of Embroidery stranded cotton Bark 72. The colors used for the moss are DMC 501, 320 and 368. As usual, embroider the outline of the legs with split backstitch and 1 thread. Embroider the trunk with stem stitch and 2 threads. Generously padd the legs with 3 strands of DMC 931. Cover the padding with satin stitch 1 thread. Add small straight stitches with the color 3753 and underline the finished legs with a black threaded split backstitch. Embroider the moss with French knots 2 threads and 2 wraps by degrading the colors. The bird is complete 2 Comments Geneviève on July 10, 2018 at 5:20 pm I just happened to read your explanation and see the realization. This is wonderful. Please add me to your distribution list. Thank you in advance. Reply Laurence on July 10, 2018 at 5:58 pm Hello, Thank you for your nice words. To join, you just have to subscribe to the blog with your email address and you will receive the newsletter every Sunday. Best regards Reply Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Yes, add me to your mailing list CAPTCHA CodeChallenge failed By using this form you agree with the storage and handling of your data by this website. * This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.