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Metal thread embroidery.

Barbara Dawson

Metal thread embroidery.

by Barbara Dawson

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Published by Taplinger Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metal thread embroidery.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 167.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT777 .D3 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p.
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5679977M
    LC Control Number69011172

    Choose from our fine selection of metal threads, wires and spangles. Search the whole shop or by metal category (copper, gold or silver). Gold and metal threads information sheet available to download here (Version 3, September ). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dawson, Barbara. Metal thread embroidery. New York, Taplinger Pub. Co. [, ©] (OCoLC)

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. These restrictions were relaxed in but in metal thread embroidery, lace and fringes were forbidden. Mantua court dress from the ’s embroidered with silver thread on silk. Women had three basic choices of dress during the eighteenth century.

      The general instructions in the books apply to any type of goldwork and stumpwork. They aren’t relegated just to the designs in Alison’s books. If you’re learning goldwork, for example, chances are you will learn to couch passing thread around corners, a technique clearly illustrated in the “stitches and techniques” section.   Metal thread embroidery (or gold work) is an exciting and challenging technqiue. From prehistoric origins in the East, the skills travelled slowly west, reaching a peak in England with the great medieval period of embroidery, when the highly regarded "English work" or Opus Anglicanum was in demand all over Europe/5(5).


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