The two front chest panels of a traditional Ukrainian embroidered man's 'sorochka', or shirt, in the style of Serafyntsi village in the Horodenka region of Carpathian Western Ukraine - a replica of the shirt worn by my maternal grandfather as a young man (Hand embroidered and assembled by Dave Melnychuk)
Day-15.--Turkish-Embroidery by sgatanstu, via Flickr
Embroidered ‘yağlık’ (large handkerchief, part of traditional festive costumes, usually worn in the waist belt). From the district of Ödemiş (prov. Izmir), late-Ottoman era, early 20th century. (Source: Antika Osmanlı Tekstil, Istanbul).