beads and embroidery

Goldwork embroidery patterns and designs, as well as other forms of embroidery including stumpwork and surface embroidery plus lots more textile related goodies.

Flickr site of the most amazing, bead, Embroidery and ribbon embroidery work by Turkish artist Nigar Hikemt.  I believe she calls this design the Turkish Tulip.  KURDELE!nin LALE DEVRİ by nigarhikmet, via Flickr

Ribbon and bead embroidery by Nigar Hikmet, Turkey. - not this design or these colors, but this technique might work well for the Russian outfit