Application embroidery

The making of this embroidery is usually reserved to very experienced hands, because the drawing is formed with silhouettes of tiny coloured fabric applied with very small hemstitches. The subject of the drawing is then blended with the painting stitch.


 

Glossary of Embroidery

Full stich or "Painting"
Flat stich or "Palestrina"
Application embroidery
Shadows stich

Cutwork embroidery
"Gigliuccio"
Old stich
Needle stich

Pisan stich
Princess stich
Honeycomb stich
"Smock" stich

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