Medieval Embroidery

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Progress on St. Laurence after six days of stitching - Jessica Grimm Medieval Embroidery, Gold Embroidery, Cross Stitch Embroidery, Embroidery Patterns, Bayeux Tapestry, Gold Work, Satin Stitch, Fabric Manipulation, Embroidery Techniques

Progress on St. Laurence after six days of stitching

As promised in last week's post, here's an update on St. Laurence. As we did not have many visitors due to the lovely sunny weather, I was able to put in quite a few stitches. This is what he looks...

History of fashion — 1653 Unknown artist - Moritz von Sachsen-Zeitz. Anne Of Denmark, Creepy Kids, Creepy Children, Renaissance Portraits, Post Mortem Photography, Memento Mori, Art History, Asian History, Tudor History

The Underrated Haute Couture of Jacobean Needlework

Attributed to Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger (c1561-1635) - Anne of Denmark. Rex Harris / Flickr There is bling, and then there is ye olde embroidery. Seventeenth century needlework was to the rich what, say, Alexander McQueen was for contemporary fashion. An injection of fairytale whimsy into ev

Ellis, Marianne "Embroideries and Samplers from Islamic Egypt", (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, Mamluk Band Sampler, Century Mam.

Mamluk - Middle East - Historical Needlework Resources

This website is a resource for the study of Dark Age, Medieval and Renaissance embroidery.

Sampler German ~ dated 1692 Southern Germany


Stitches: back, eyelet, running, satin, split, two-sided italian cross with buttonhole stitch edging

Sample book Date: early century Culture: Spanish or Italian Dimensions: 8 x x Classification: Textiles Credit Line: Gift of Miss Mary Parsons, 1925 Accession Number: Embroidery Sampler, Embroidery Stitches, Hand Embroidery, Fabric Journals, Art Journals, Diy Broderie, Stitch Book, Art Textile, Creation Couture

This made me smile - Pintangle

I have been looking at the history of fabric books and in particular sample books. I want to share with readers but also point out there is nothing new under the sun. I found this in the Metropolitan Museum of Art website as it is part of their collection. In …

Linen sampler embroidered with silk in double running stitch, by unknown maker, Egypt, century. Museum no. Blackwork Embroidery, Embroidery Sampler, Diy Embroidery, Embroidery Stitches, Embroidery Designs, Embroidery Patterns Free, Cross Stitch Patterns, Medieval Embroidery, Hand Embroidery Tutorial

V&A · Embroidery – a history of needlework samplers

What do 'practice pieces' tell us about the changing nature of embroidery over time? Explore highlights from our collection of over 700 needlework samplers.

ru / Фото - Carpathian Ghutsul Ethnicity Stitching Part 1 - thabiti Medieval Embroidery, Knitting Charts, Bead Weaving, Loom, Knit Crochet, Ethnic, Cross Stitch, Textiles, Ornaments

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Random spot sampler, detached motifs, with interlacings and geometric types. Medieval Embroidery, Embroidery Sampler, Vintage Embroidery, Vintage Lace, Cross Stitch Borders, Cross Stitch Samplers, Cross Stitch Patterns, Geometric Type, Weaving Projects

Sampler (England), early 17th century

Random spot sampler, detached motifs, with interlacings and geometric types.

Elizabethes Closet: Polychrome Waistcoat - Left front panel finished and more Progress shots Jacobean Embroidery, Tambour Embroidery, Ribbon Embroidery, Beaded Embroidery, Cross Stitch Embroidery, Medieval Embroidery, Types Of Embroidery, Embroidery Patterns, Machine Embroidery

Polychrome Waistcoat - Left front panel finished and more Progress shots

Finishing the left front panel! Hey I finished that panel in February 2014 YAY! A spool and half of gold thread and 8 grams of Spangles. . And now I have started the Right front panel, Almost all of the multicolored silk work is nearly done. I'm working on all of the greenery right now and making MASSIVE amounts of notes, and a few adjustments here and there. Meanwhile, I am sorting through and acquiring more research for the documentation that surely has grown a life of its own by now. So…

This Recreation of Medieval Embroidery Is a Mesmerizing Callback to the Middle Ages (Video) Medieval Embroidery, Gold Embroidery, Embroidery Needles, Embroidery Patterns, Sewing Patterns, Bayeux Tapestry, Medieval Tapestry, Medieval Fantasy, Medieval Life

The making of medieval embroidery

Medieval embroidery was a painstaking and precise art form, performed by skilled embroiderers – both men and women – mostly based in the city of London. This...

how to edge stitch a tule veil with embroidery thread. how to edge stitch a tule veil with embroidery thread. Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Patterns, Sewing Tips, Techniques Couture, Sewing Techniques, Veil Diy, Costura Diy

I Have a Veil (or Two)

I have a thing for tulle. Perhaps because it is so inexpensive, or because it is so floaty and fun? A long veil looks amazing in photos, and alas, my dress has no train. So my solution, a long cath…