I worked the tail feathers for the peacock in pulled thread stitches as one of the first things I did. Now it is time to define them with padded satin stitch and trailing.
|Padded satin stitch|
And to work a centre feature with eyelets.
|Ready to work the eyelets|
|Satin stitch complete|
|Continuous eyelets and working larger eyelets|
Some of the larger eyelet holes will be filled in with Ayreshire needlelace fillings.