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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"

wovensouls-antique-gallery:

RARE ANTIQUE SHEKHAWATI SHAWL - Amazing Textile Art from Rajasthan!
From wovensouls.com

wovensouls-antique-gallery:

RARE ANTIQUE SHEKHAWATI SHAWL - Amazing Textile Art from Rajasthan!

From wovensouls.com

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The Priscilla filet crochet book, 1915
Part 1
 
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#filet crochet  #cross stitch  #patterns and stitches  #embroidery  #needlework 

spazim8:

Pig zodiac- 2012. Embroidery on cotton. All floss was found at estate sales, charity shops and garage sales. Green art!

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Sampler, late 19th century Medium: wool embroidery on cotton foundation Technique: embroidered in cross stitches on plain weave foundation.

Sampler, late 19th century Medium: wool embroidery on cotton foundation Technique: embroidered in cross stitches on plain weave foundation.

(Source: collection.cooperhewitt.org)

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#sampler  #embroidery  #19th century  #cross stitch  #textile 
fuckyeahneedlework:

fibrearts:

Tree of Gondor (by What Katie Threads Next)

Good Lord, that is gorgeous.

fuckyeahneedlework:

fibrearts:

Tree of Gondor (by What Katie Threads Next)

Good Lord, that is gorgeous.

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slavic-roots:

Polish Easter card depicting Gorals, native mountaineers of the Polish and Slovak Carpathians

slavic-roots:

Polish Easter card depicting Gorals, native mountaineers of the Polish and Slovak Carpathians

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xenophone:

Woman from the Hadhramaut region of the Republic of Yemen

xenophone:

Woman from the Hadhramaut region of the Republic of Yemen

(Source: anachoretique, via f-point)

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