Not very good photos today of the buttery yellow linen that is supposed to become a tunic sometime this summer. The actual color is really butter and not this weird balsa wood hue.
So here it is with some grey running stitch. And some other stitches in white I was experimenting with: wheat-ear on the left and herringbone on the right.
And this was what I initially thought I'd do with the neckline placket and cuffs (and maybe the side slit placket):
But then I changed my mind and wondered if I should just do embroidery on those same places, since I am still in my Top-Stitch Everywhere And Then Some mood. Embroidery is more modern and edgy and East India Company but that vintage cotton lace is pretty, if a bit dressy. What do you all think:
C Just go to Target and buy a tunic, for heaven's sake