And thus is the case of my marrying wool. Well, my real marriage didn't work out either come to think of it ;~). I pulled some black wool and some darks and was hoping the black would bleed out enough to be absorbed by the other wool. This is what I started with:
The Wee Folk rug is still waiting for attention and think I'll do the wool covered cord. In the meantime I've put the new rug on my frame and it is fun to be hooking something new.