I don't know who made this or even how it's done, but it was so beautiful I had to pin it for you to see!

This is how I remember my Grandmother Azniv Vahide Aslanian did her Armenian embroidery, known as Aiyntabi kordz (Ayntab/Aintab embroidery) the Armenian women were experts in Aintab before the uprooting (during first genocide of the century - 1915 era)


Hardanger Embroidery - This appears to be the same stitch used in chair seats.


Drawn thread, needle weaving, whitework - photo [only] of an unbelievable piece of needlework

10459 Victorian girl cutwork lace embroidery

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