Design of geometric forms with stylized plants and birds in red, yellow, blue, green and tan on white ground.    This textile is medium: silk embroidery on linen foundation technique: embroidered on plain weave. Its dimensions are: H x W: 19 x 25 cm (7 1/2 x 9 13/16 in.).    This textile is from Greece and dated "18th century".

Design of geometric forms with stylized plants and birds in red, yellow, blue, green and tan on white ground.

Detail from a Bosnian shirt showing cross stitch embroidery in geometric patterns of blue, red and green. From the Durham Gallery at Bankfield Museum. Copyright Calderdale.

Detail from a Bosnian shirt showing cross stitch embroidery in geometric patterns of blue, red and green. From the Durham Gallery at Bankfield Museum

Romanian blouse - Vrancea region. Embroidery detail

Romanian blouse - Vrancea region. Embroidery detail

XIX-th century Traditional Romanian Folk Costumes from Muntenia, judetele Arges / Brasov, culoarul Rucar-Bran.

XIX-th century Traditional Romanian Folk Costumes from Muntenia, Muscel area, Arges county.

Zmijanje embroidery is a specific technique practised by the women of Zmijanje villages in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Traditionally, Zmijanje embroidery is used to decorate female costumes and household items, including wedding dresses, scarves, garments and bed linen. The main characteristic is the use of a deep blue thread, handmade with vegetable dyes, to embroider improvised geometrical shapes. Source: UNESCO

Zmijanje embroidery is a specific technique practised by the women of Zmijanje villages in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Traditionally, Zmijanje embroidery is used to decorate female costumes and household items, including wedding dresses, scarves, garments and bed linen. The main characteristic is the use of a deep blue thread, handmade with vegetable dyes, to embroider improvised geometrical shapes. Source: UNESCO

Je viens de changer lea frais de port ! je les ai mis à zéro pour toute destination en lettre simple, lettre qui marche bien : testée pour les USA et le Japon...alors ! C'est assez dur de choisir un cadeau alors, ayons moins se souci dans la vie :) bisous

Silk Scarf, 100% Silk, Made in France, Spring, Spring Gift, Folk Motif, Etnic Motif, Design, Gift for Her, Gift for Wife, Silk Twill

Je viens de changer lea frais de port ! je les ai mis à zéro pour toute destination en lettre simple, lettre qui marche bien : testée pour les USA et le Japon...alors ! C'est assez dur de choisir un cadeau alors, ayons moins se souci dans la vie :) bisous

Je viens de changer lea frais de port ! je les ai mis à zéro pour toute destination en lettre simple, lettre qui marche bien : testée pour les USA et le Japon...alors ! C'est assez dur de choisir un cadeau alors, ayons moins se souci dans la vie :) bisous

Silk Scarf, 100% Silk, Made in France, Spring, Spring Gift, Folk Motif, Etnic Motif, Design, Gift for Her, Gift for Wife, Silk Twill

Je viens de changer lea frais de port ! je les ai mis à zéro pour toute destination en lettre simple, lettre qui marche bien : testée pour les USA et le Japon...alors ! C'est assez dur de choisir un cadeau alors, ayons moins se souci dans la vie :) bisous

CROAȚII IERI ȘI AZI

CROAȚII IERI ȘI AZI

Minunat by Irina, un max de folk

Minunat by Irina, un max de folk

Here you can see better details that only in real can be seen #twill is a particular way of weaving that produces the paralel lines you see, here it is in #silk but it also exists in #wool of #cotton This closeup also shows you the delicate hem !

Here you can see better details that only in real can be seen #twill is a particular way of weaving that produces the paralel lines you see, here it is in #silk but it also exists in #wool of #cotton This closeup also shows you the delicate hem !

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