Lyda: "This is the first real embroidery stitch i learned, i used it on the seams of my apron dress." Vandyke stitch, several extant things have this on them in some form or another (see Medieval Clothing and Textiles vol VIII?
This tapestry is made with a gorgeous indigo corespun yarn. The yarn is a blend of merino and recycled water bottles! Over 200 pewter and bronze sequins in all sizes border the bottom above a bottom row of 100% thick cotton fringe. My favorite thing about this piece is that the effect