[HNW] Les arts du tissu
CHANSON at PARTNERS.ORG
Thu Apr 8 14:23:21 PDT 2004
Literally? something like "decorative silk fabrics"
I suspect they mean woven silk brocades.
And yes, "dentelle" is lace.
- Carol Hanson (SCA: Caryl de Trecesson)
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[mailto:h-needlework-bounces at ansteorra.org]On Behalf Of Susan Farmer
Sent: Thursday, April 08, 2004 4:55 PM
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Subject: [HNW] Les arts du tissu
I just picked up this book at the library -- dangerous thing, that,
going to the library ... It was printed in 1909 and has 4 sections:
- Les tissus de soie decores
- La broderie
- La tapisserie
- La dentelle
"Broderie" and "tapisserie" I recognize; "dentalle" I think is lace
(from the pictures anyway). What is "Les tissus de soie decores?"
BTW, I found *another* example of a stitched *picture* from Elizabeth's
Jerusha in Meridies
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