Something ran. I soaked, soaked, and soaked again, but something ran blue on the little hummingbirds on the left. I'm sure it's not the metallic thread, and I don't think it's the purple I used for the bullions between each flower petal.
So I have decided that - because the background fabric is a "sort of" mottled print -- the blue was "meant to be" ... like an overcast February day in Oregon.
Of course, I can't think up a good excuse for the red that ran (even with my Color Catcher sheets):
But these little birdies have been soaking so long that their little feathers could get all wrinkly. Those were the only two window pane that had any color bleed --so I might just give them another bath. I'm deciding ...