Reverse Night Howl
Linda, from Jefferson, SC, “reverse stitches” the Night Howl Stitchling.
No, “reverse stitching” doesn’t mean “frogging” or ripping out in this case. It means that rather than stitching with white floss on black fabric, Linda stitches with black floss on white fabric.
Is this great, or what? If you don’t like working on dark fabric, give this a shot!
Another alternative would be to stitch the squares without symbols with the black fiber rather than the squares with symbols. Has anyone done it this way?
Edited to include Shelly’s excellent suggestion. Here are the two side-by-side: