embroidery What a pretty idea for couching down threads! Wouldn't it be gorgeous holding down a metallic cord?

Variation embroidery: Vertical peach Perle couched by triple up and down buttonholes in both three prong and multi prong versions.

Very well done vintage 1950s handmade embroidered cross-stich rose flower motive on bone white linen tablet/ table-cloth

Very well done vintage handmade embroidered cross-stich weak pink rose flower motive on bone white linen square tablet/ table-cloth. Very good vintage condition but with one very weak hardly notable light yellow spot!