Pistil Stitch comes into play. Using that same Sunrise Size 12 pearl cotton, a set of 5 Pistil Stitches is placed around the crest of his little head.
Couching. The stem of each Pistil Stitch receives a good couching with a size 12 Aquamarine pearl cotton. I'm a little envious of how good he looks in a hat. So, tomorrow, I poke him in the eye. You're going to want to see that!