Sleeve detail of silk evening dress by Jacques Doucet, circa 1904. Via Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Spring 2016 Couture Giambattista Valli
the ancient beauty of Russia-feminine embellishment and amulets.Suit of the russian princess:
Lily of the valley embroidery by yumiko higuchi:
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Queen Annes Lace Hand Embroidery Home Decor by Waterrose on Etsy. $96.00, via Etsy. I so wish I could do embroidery.
Bead Embroidery Stitch Samplers 130 - Japanese Pattern Book for Women - CRK design, Yasuko Endo - B920. $27.50, via Etsy.
embroidery [circles: would be a good way to do a sampler]
Videos about stitches http://www.needlenthread.com/videos