Default Trying to theme stock Kit Kat 4.4.2 launcher

So I've been trying to theme the stock KitKat 4.4.2 launcher for the passed two days. My objective is to change the all_apps_button (button that opens the app drawer) to my own custom images. At first I built a flashable zip with zip themer which didn't work at all. So I then decompiled, swapped all the pngs after resizing them to exact size, recompiled, pushed to phone and reboot. Nothing changed. I don't know where the velvet.apk is pulling stock image from after removing all the stock allapps.png's and replacing them with my own. Any ideas, this is very frustrating lol

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