Also might pull out a section in the middle left on the rug and replace, yeah a normal tweak.
This is a rather smallish rug and drew mine 15 ½ X 24. Each time I'd see this lion in my file always smiled and knew I had to hook him. So now I need help with a name. Two names I've thought about is "Gold Lion" another is "Bespectacled Lion" since he looks like he's wearing spectacles.
In case you forgot what the original antique looked like, here it is. The lion rug was hooked early 20th century and the original measured 26 x 40.5. Wish my wool was as rich looking as the original but I'm "making do with what I have". Remember that quote? I hooked a rug with that quote.
So give me your thoughts on a name for the rug: