Fragment of an English Gothic Opus Anglicanum (“English work”) Embroidery dating to ca. Red silk velvet with plain woven bast fabric underlay.

On the 3rd April 1043, Edward the Confessor was crowned King of England at Winchester Cathedral. Detail from Bayeux Tapestry, France, 11th century.

On the April Edward the Confessor was crowned King of England at Winchester Cathedral. Detail from Bayeux Tapestry, France, century.

Whalley Abbey vestment. Chasuble - the Annunciation to the Shepherds - the first shepherd. Towneley Collection, Burnley

Chasuble - the Annunciation to the Shepherds - the first…

An amazing embroidered bag, fully researched and beautifully executed by Sabine du Bourbonnais of Lochac. Of particular interest is the background technique.

Bayeux Tapestry-embroidery : Harold on horseback, his falcon on his wrist. // Here he was either a prisoner or a guest of Count Guy de Ponthieu in Beaurain (c // Musée de la Tapisserie, Bayeux, France

Eustace II, Count of Boulogne. Fought on the Norman side at the Battle of Hastings. One of the few proven companions of William the Conqueror. great grandfather on mom's side)

Happy Embroidery Machine In canvas work threads are stitched through a fabric mesh to create a dense pattern that completely covers the foundation fabric. Traditional canvas work such as bargello is a counted-thread technique.

The Butler Bowdon Cope (detail), 1330 & weaving Italy, embroidery England. Museum no. & Victoria and Albert Museum, London

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