HNW - HNW blackwork or embroidery??
72123.411 at compuserve.com
Mon Aug 3 11:01:07 PDT 1998
I *think* the List had a discussion about how backsides of historical
needlework weren't always gorgeous and exact.Or was that on another
Joan Edwards (former Keeper of Textiles at the Museum of Costume, Bath) in
her little book on blackwork says that the backsides of items done in
blackwork were often rather sloppy. What a relief! <g>
SCA: Kathryn Goodwyn
"too many centuries...too little time"
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