I did get quite a giggle from thimbleanna’s comment yesterday! As I explained in my reply to Anna, I was letting the brain cogitate on all your wonderful suggestions (thank you one and all!) after trying lots of fabric combinations. You know, that time where the subconscious sifts, differentiates, sorts, discards, refines and finally singles out.
After said contemplation, I have cut this afternoon and am ready to sew this evening……