portuguese border stitch -- this would be gorgeous trim if done with a heavier metallic thread (gold or silver) on black velveteen ribbon
This type of embroidery is called faggot work.
Geometric pattern over whitework removed thread embroidery.
This is a complete Hardanger embroidery with cross-stitched flowers kit from Permin of Copenhagen. The kit contains white Hardanger fabric, white pear
How elegant is this design, macrame is so beautiful.
Wild roses and blackberries: Beaded smocking and good for making pomegranates
Amazing the creative genius behind some needlework
no instructions, just this picture
Elisabetta ricami a mano: Sfilature Lovely tablecloth
Various Stitch Work
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Elisabetta ricami a mano: Sfilature - great idea for handwovens.