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"It was a work of art. It was better than that. It was a work of craft.” --Terry Pratchett "Reaper Man"

melaniegoad:

Shelf Fungi
July 31, 2014

melaniegoad:

Shelf Fungi

July 31, 2014

— 23 hours ago with 3 notes
kimmariesembroidery:

Some lovely embroidery from the Kalash ladies of Pakistan.

kimmariesembroidery:

Some lovely embroidery from the Kalash ladies of Pakistan.

— 2 days ago with 5 notes

aprilonline:

japaneseembroideryproject:

Working on the treasures and silver leaf in the cosmos poem paper.

gorgeous

— 2 days ago with 6 notes
melinamilk:

Dos arañitas terminadas #red #spider #mapuche #embroidery #needlework #needlewoman

melinamilk:

Dos arañitas terminadas #red #spider #mapuche #embroidery #needlework #needlewoman

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— 2 days ago with 14 notes

melaniegoad:

Thanks to the replenishment of my supplies by my darling Mum, I’m getting read to start a new (small) project—even though I have a bajillion other projects going right now.

— 6 days ago with 7 notes

aprilonline:

kimmariesembroidery:

Here’s a quick preview of what I am currently working on.  These are minimalist birds from some French designs.  I’m probably going to do about 18 birds in all - enough to fill a large frame. 

Oh wow!  Love this idea!

— 6 days ago with 17 notes

sosuperawesome:

Embroidered necklaces by Lana Pelana on Etsy and Tumblr

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— 1 week ago with 405 notes

millscollegeartmuseum:

Embroidered panels, Chinese, embroidered silk, 19th century. 

These embroidered panels are a part of a large gift from the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York in 1949. 

— 1 week ago with 3 notes