I can't count how many times I've used this stitch since the original post. Snow, windows, ground cover. It's fantastic.
A diagram for this stitch, along with other #whimsicalwednesday and #smallspacesunday stitch diagrams, can also be found on Pinterest.com.
If you like what you see on this blog, want to learn creative decorative stitches, and how to put them all together, whimsicalstitch.com sells stitch guides for seasonal Melissa Shirley designs. 25 guides are currently available, including three new Debbie Mumm Santa guides, and more are in the pipeline.