I have rehooked the background on the Bighorn bench cover four times. No color was right. So I went back to the oatmeal and decided that it needed to be distinguished from the Cockeyed Stitch I used in the animal itself. So I worked on creating a Basket Weave Stitch. Super easy to do and what lovely texture. I am amazed at the way the change of a stitch can make all the difference in the world.
So how did I do it? Here is a short how-to video I made.