- England - Girl's dress of white muslin embroidered from the hem with a floral design in colored wools. The dress has a high-waisted bodice, vertically-gathered puffed sleeves and a trained skirt. Muslin embroidered in wool (V Museum)
Keep your Christmas display beautifully simple with our elegant tree silhouette decoration. Consisting of three differently shaped silhouettes fixed to a single base, each tree shape is lit by warm white bulbs.
I’ve noticed more and more people choosing natural-fiber rugs lately. If you’ve read some of my earlier entries, you already know that I am a fan of natural rugs (although synthetic rugs have their place, too). Natural-fiber rugs are durable,.
Soutache or ribbon applique style is called khamak dozi or Zardozi which is extremely intricate and detailed traditional Afghan embroidery. The picture also shows the traditional sewn on shisha mirrors.