"patterns and stitches" - It Was A Work of Craft
petitepointplace - Posts tagged patterns and stitches While I do have a lot of European content this is not a white nationalist or in any way racist blog. I follow and like as @goadthings, reblog as @petitepointplace, and post my personal embroidery projects @pagan-stitches.
Embroidery of Sofia Area, Shope region, Bulgaria
Today I will finish my posting on the costume of the Sofia region. I got sidetracked, and so I felt I had to finish this before continuing the series on Iceland. The embroidery of the villages around the city of Sofia, in the Shope region is very rich and varied. This embroidery is done on the outer sleeve of the women's chemise. The embroidery is started with holbein stitch, which is then filled in with slant stitch in various colors, especially red. Here is one sleeve with the Holbein…
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