However, it has sometimes required more of me than I wanted! Don't they always?
Initially, I wanted to get started right away, so I tried to use threads from stash. I was mostly successful. I changed some threads, but nothing especially earth shattering. I used FyreWerks instead of Ribbon Floss. I had to buy a couple of skeins of pearl cotton. I changed one of the Watercolours. Once I got going, I decided I do not care for the flowers and the feathers in this design. Soooooo, I redesigned those sections. Here's what it looks like right now: