Hand Embroidery A beautiful montage of embroidery and use of materials. Stunning handwork. Bravo!
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ВЫШИВКА ГЛАДЬЮ И ЗОЛОТОМ / EMBROIDERY STITCH AND GOLD
Ahir Embroidered Bag, Anjar Region, Kutch, Gujarat, India
Shisha – embroidery with mirrors – can be worked different ways. This is a very detailed tutorial, with lots of pictures.
Shisha is mirror work - using embroidery thread, you make a decorative surround to hold the mirror firmly in place. The best Shisha work holds the mirror so firmly that it's impossible to remove without cutting the fabric or thread.
Indian mirror embroidery designs
▶ Hand Embroidery: Mirror Work - YouTube This instructional video is not in english but it is clearly shown how to do this type of embroidery
Shi Sha surrounded with a combination of detached chain stitch and fly stitch sealed with a colonial knot…