I have been plugging away at Springhill. I do love the colors and stitching with 100/3 from Au ver a Soie.
But I needed to do something for the flowers that go around the vine. I decided that the jessica stitch was a good idea:
I like how they look. But they needed something in the center so I tried a number 15 bead.
Too big! As those are the smallest I have (and that I know exist!), I decided it needed a french knot:
Much better. I have to do a few at a time as they are so tiny!!!