Another eveningbag of goldwork "Recamado" Embroidery. RECAMADO means "raised-work" embroidery. It is also known as "Stumpwork" or "Contrapusto". "Recamado" is a type of embroidery where the pattern is raised from the fabric using carboard, bits of cloth or other types of padding. The metallic threads are then stiched over the padding to create a raised, three-dimensional effect.