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Created on 2009-04-12 17:39:25 (#47555), last updated 2014-08-13 (166 weeks ago)

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Name:Medieval and Renaissance Embroidery
Website:Livejournal Community
Membership:Open
Posting Access:Anybody
Community description:Historical embroidery, mostly focusing on the Middle Ages and Renaissance.
This is a community for historical embroidery -- questions, resources, projects, etc -- primarily focused on the period 500-1600 CE ("SCA period"), although posts about earlier and later periods are okay. Suggestions for new interests always welcome.

This community is NOT limited to Western European embroidery techniques. Feel free to discuss Persian, Turkish, Indian, Chinese, Russian, or anything else, as long as it can be classified as "historical."

Moderator: [personal profile] holyschist

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applique, assisi work, bead embroidery, beadwork, bel, blackwork, buillion, caskets, couched thread embroidery, couched work, counted thread embroidery, crewel, crewel embroidery, crewelwork, cross-stitch, detached buttonhole, domestic embroidery, ecclesiastical embroidery, elizabethan, elizabethan flower embroidery, embroidery, gold work, goldwork, historical embroidery, historical reenactment, jacobean, long-armed cross stitch, medieval and renaissance embroidery, metal thread embroidery, mirror embroidery, modelbuchs, natural dyes, needleloop embroidery, needlelooping, opus anglicanum, or nue, pearl embroidery, pulled thread embroidery, quilting, sca, shisha, silk floss, society for creative anachronism, spanish work, stuart, surface embroidery, tent stitch, whitework
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