HNW - Blackwork

Carol Thomas scbooks at neca.com
Fri Jul 30 20:22:15 PDT 1999


>In addition to black cross stitch (=Schwartzcreuzstickerei in German), I
>have done 'real' blackwork too.  I was pregnant with my first kid and did
>one of the 'pregnant Tudors' from the Holbein of Thos. Moore and family - a
>'Tudor station wagon.  The undershirt has double-sided blackwork cuffs, and
>all the edges which show are finished with buttonhole stitch and a row of
>needle lace, also black.
>
>
>Kayta

Get thee to a scanner!  I want to see!  (please)





Carllein

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