Embroidery by teri-71

FolkCostume&Embroidery: Embroidery of Kalocsa, Bács-Kiskun county, Hungary

Some embroidery typical for a bunad from Rogaland: Frafjord

Embroidered sack back gown - embroidery detail (c. Tamboured (chain-stitch) silk embroidery on cotton twill.

Romanian Traditional Folk Art Embroidery http://www.pinterest.com/patarosie/the-romanian-blouse/

The symbol for the Sun god / goddess, creator of the Sacred Hearth, giver of life, is a central motif in the designs of many cultures of the Slavic & Baltic regions.