WRONG. First I had to change the colors. Of course. I had to keep the blue because the zipper and backing are blue, but I changed the dark blue to Navy. I changed the other colors to be more "me". Because I have a lot of it, I pulled Silk & Ivory. The gold is an old "chainette" type metallic that's been in stash forever, so I decided to use it. It is pretty without overwhelming.
I started stitching. Now, look at this design - nice diagonal lines, huh? WRONG AGAIN! All those "diagonal" lines are not on the true diagonal. No way to get smooth lines. If you follow the printed design, you will get jagged lines. That will look stupid. IMHO!! You can see how much it gets off, quickly, if you look at the thin gold line that starts just to the left of top center. I think by the time it gets to the other edge, it will be clear out of the