From the legendary embroidery salon in Paris of master atelier Francois Lesage who died at the age of 82 in December of 2011. [text from France Today, 01.15.2010]: "Lesage once declared that 'a country that loses its crafts is a country in its death throes". To avoid that fate for France, Lesage opened his own embroidery school in Paris in 1992, teaching interested amateurs & visitors as well as professionals the traditional techniques of embroidery, needlepoint and the Lunéville crochet…

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The man responsible for much of the heartbreakingly exquisite beauty of haute couture has died. Francois Lesage was head of Maison Lesage, the legendary embroidery salon in Paris where rare magic happens. He was It seems the craft was.

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Lesage has an embroidery school in Paris and it is my dream to go to school there one day. This is the cover of their school brochure and the pages are dog-eared from dreaming.

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Do It Yourself, de nouvelles inspirations grand luxe

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Ecole Lesage Paris school of Embroidery <3 Officially opened it's doors to all in 1992. 6 hour-150 hour courses

Ecole Lesage Paris school of Embroidery Officially opened it's doors to all in 6 hour courses

Ecole Lesage Paris - Initiations

Ecole Lesage Paris - Initiations

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