Embroidered Treasures: Flowers
This fantastic book showcases the Embroiderers’ Guild’s huge collection of embroidered flowers dating back to the 17th century. Featuring photographs commissioned for the book, items are shown in full and also with detailed images to show off the flowers at their best. Hailing from all parts of the globe, this is an opportunity to see fabulous works that are very rarely seen in public.
Featuring photographs taken especially for the book, items are shown in full and also with detailed images to show off the flowers at their best. These wonderful embroidered treasures are as varied as wall hangings, children’s dresses, bridal bags, and samplers. The images are shown with extended captions giving the country of origin, age, size, and technique used to make them.
By Dr. Annette Collinge, Published by Search Press, 2018, 128 pages, hardcover.