Tent stitch tapestry

Collection by Mariana Budnychenko

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century needlework employing tent stitch and raised embroidery with silks and metallic thread on a blue ground. It is worked with numerous figures, wild animals and birds interspersed with trees and buildings and measures 15 inches x 18 inches. Tent Stitch, Renaissance, Cross Stitch Samplers, Vintage Textiles, Bead Art, Textile Art, Fiber Art, Needlepoint, Hand Embroidery

Sampler Auction Roundup

There are a number of interesting samplers coming up for auction in the UK in the next few days - here is a round up of some of them. This f...

Antique Embroidery - century silk and metallic thread embroidery with raised work details depicting scenes from the Life of Abraham. These include The expulsion of Hagar and Ishmael and the sacrifice of Isaac. Lace Beadwork, Medieval Embroidery, Medieval Art, 17th Century, Fiber Art, Needlepoint, Folk Art, Needlework, Textiles

Early English Textiles, from the 16th and 17th and 18th Century.

Fine Antique furniture, clocks, needlework, early English embroideries and the largest selection of 19th century antique darning samplers in the UK.

Scissors or monocle case, two-sided, flat balloon-shape of strung glass beads (called sablé) held together with looping stitches. Pink silk lining. White ground with d … One Balloon, Balloon Shapes, Sewing Box, Sewing Tools, Beaded Purses, Beaded Bags, Needle Case, Fabric Beads, English Paper Piecing

Balloon-shaped case

Scissors or monocle case, two-sided, flat balloon-shape of strung glass beads (called sablé) held together with looping stitches. Pink silk lining. White ground with d …

Miniature eyeglasses and beaded case, made in France in the late century (source). Vintage Tools, Vintage Bags, Vintage Sewing, Indian Beadwork, Native American Beadwork, Vintage Embroidery, Beaded Embroidery, Tent Stitch, Sewing Box

to love many things

Miniature eyeglasses and beaded case, made in France in the late 18th century (source).

Sablé patch box and lid (lid) French ca. Beaded Shoes, Beaded Purses, Beaded Bags, Beaded Jewelry, Sewing Notions, Sewing Tools, Mourning Jewelry, Needle Book, Museum Of Fine Arts

Sablé patch box and lid (lid)

During the eighteenth century, it was the height of fashion for women, and some men, to wear small, dark patches of gummed taffeta on their face. These varied in design from simple spots, stars, and crescents to highly detailed representations of birds, insects, and flowers. Although some patches were used to cover blemishes and heighten the whiteness of the skin, others were worn to communicate tacit messages. The placement of patches could also be meaningful, indicating one's political…

Hinged wood case covered with strung glass beads (called sablé) held together with looping stitches. Polychrome design on white ground of shepherdess with crook and do … Sewing Box, Sewing Tools, Sewing Crafts, Tent Stitch, Antique Sewing Machines, Native American Beadwork, Beading Techniques, Casket, Trinket Boxes

Candle screen in two parts and case (case)

Hinged wood case covered with strung glass beads (called sablé) held together with looping stitches. Polychrome design on white ground of shepherdess with crook and do …

Lot 384 Bonhams January 2014 The Oak Interiors This embroidery at Bonhams latest auction made me stop as I thought immediately 'I've see. Embroidery Sampler, Hand Embroidery, Textile Patterns, Textile Art, Small Flower Design, Tent Stitch, Learning To Embroider, Embroidered Quilts, Wallpapers

Elephants in 17th century embroidery

Lot 384 Bonhams January 2014 The Oak Interiors This embroidery at Bonhams latest auction made me stop as I thought immediately 'I've see...