Sarah, A linen (IL019, Bleached) Elizabethan-style shirt  with hand stitched blackwork embroidery in silk t...

SARAH

"A linen (IL019, Bleached) Elizabethan-style shirt with hand stitched blackwork embroidery in silk thread. The construction of the shirt is based on an extant garment once worn by Admiral Claes Bielkenstierna of Sweden (in 1659)."

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Fayealt10 months ago

Lovely blackwork.

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Joannealt11 months ago

Beautiful embroidery!

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Maryalt11 months ago

Beautiful embroidery, Sarah!

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Jeanalt11 months ago

Lovely stitching. So precise! As an embroiderer myself, I know how long this took and the effort represented!

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Virginiaalt11 months ago

I\'ve done Blackwork before and have great respect for anyone who does this much of it on a linen shirt. Absolutely Beautiful!

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Kalt11 months ago

Great use of the warp/weft count in IL019 to to accentuate the lines of the very linear counted work. Great designs, great composition, and a killer finish. And you\'ve proven that countwork works on this linen weight. Thanks!

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Jenniferalt11 months ago

That\'s amazing! Really beautiful stitchery.

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Rebeccaalt11 months ago

Beautiful embroidery and cut!