Sunday, March 9, 2014
Color Inspiration: Neutral Basics
Since we're talking practical stitching this month, here's a mini-palette of the absolute essentials for every thread collection. These four neutrals - DMC 310, 3799, Blanc and Ecru are the most practical thread purchases you will ever make. Black and this very deep charcoal (3799, my personal favorite thread) are probably the colors you will buy and replace more often than any other - and although I myself don't use Blanc and Ecru all that often, when you need them, there is absolutely no substitute.
Quick, go check your thread stash and make sure you're all stocked up on these neutral basics!
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