Pulled thread work embroidery: Pulled thread embroidery is a counted thread technique. Stitches are worked around groups of threads in the base fabric to form gaps, creating lacy, airy fillings, bands, border and hems.
"Hand-embroidered wool with French knots. Sophie Digard' Imagine working every one of those knots. S//back in the there was a woman making realizing portraist from french knots.like pointillism paintings