ragged 9 patch quilt study - Jude Hill from Spiritcloth

Jude Hill - ragged 9 patch quilt study The colors, the structure - not so much the quilt

slow stitch claire wellesley smith - Google Search

clarabella, repetitive sorbello stitch, naturally dyed silk threads, old linen - lovely

hens teeth: I like this scrapy little thing

hens teeth: But every time it rains, you're here in my head, like the sun coming out.

Gold-embroidered bridal cushion from Lefkada, 17th-18th centuries?  Benaki Museum

Gold-embroidered bridal cushion from Lefkada, centuries, Benaki Museum.

Close-up of a Greek costume of Karpasia, Cyprus.  With 'saya' (robe with three panels). Late Ottoman era, end of 19th Century. (Collection of the Cyprus Folk Art Museum).

Close-up of a Greek costume of Karpasia, Cyprus. With 'saya' (robe with three panels). Late Ottoman era, end of Century. (Collection of the Cyprus Folk Art Museum).

Cretan embroidery Part of embroidery depicting a woman on a floral ground and a musician in breeches playing his lute. From Crete, 17th c. 0.37x0.20 m. Gift of Manina Mantzouni in memory of Anna Apostolaki.

Cretan embroidery Part of embroidery depicting a woman on a floral ground and a musician in breeches playing his lute. From Crete, c. Gift of Manina Mantzouni in memory of Anna Apostolaki.

Pillow cover | 18th century | Skiros (island)

Pillow cover

Linen pillow cover with embroidered design of man on horseback, Greek Islands (Skyros), This embroidery shows a warrior who was so good at horse riding that he didn’t have to hold on to the reins. This meant he could fight with a sword in each hand.

Scarf  Greece (made) Date:1900-1930 (made)

Scarf

Scarf Place of origin: Greece (made) Date: (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Printed and trimmed with bibila needle lace Museum number: Gallery location: In Storage

Greek Orthodox embroidery

Aer, veil embroidered with gold thread, a liturgical article used to cover…

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