Stitching History




Stitching History is worked on a printed silk background taken from an original photograph.  The embroidery takes you through five centuries of stitching techniques:  Elizabethan, Stuart, Regency, Victorian and now.  The piece features a wide range of threads and techniques including Elizabethan Plaited Braid, Needle lace on a pearl purl cordonnet, pattern couching, Ganutell and long and short buttonhole detached elements to name but a few.  

The kit contains all fabrics, threads, wires, needles and colour instructions with step by step photos. 



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