Hmmm. I just had an idea. Maybe I'll put together an ornament finishing class for my LNS. Look - a little success has gone to my head. And now I think I can do it all. LOL
I've now got a couple of "surefire" techniques up my sleeve.
Anna - thanks for the "ladder" stitching idea. I'll have to give that a try.
Now to go see what else is in my finished stitching but not "finished" box.