I thought you would like to see what a difference a few stitches make when doing blackwork. The top photo has a little difference between the right and left sides, but look at this next photo:
The additional stitching really adds dimension in my opinion. Hope you were able to purchase something at Gay Ann's E-Week Sale. I think it is still going on...No affiliation. Just a satisfied customer. Yes, I had to get Echoes of Elizabeth!