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I don't know why I've suddenly become obsessed, but I can't stop searching for and staring at antique textiles. Let us take a gander together...
Embroidery detail ca. 1600s, from the V&A
Image from QuiteRightSlick on Etsy
I'm planning on doing some embroidery for holiday gifts this year, but nothing on the scale of these. Ho hum, just some simple tea towels, but it is still lovely to look at the inspirations above. I'll show you some of the tea towel embroidery ideas I have next week.