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Ceremonial court dress belonging to Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. Made by the workshop of O. Bulbenkova (?), St. Petersburg, Russia. Late 19th to early 20th centuries. Velvet, satin and gilded metal thread. State Hermitage Museum (links: https://www.hermitagemuseum.org/wps/portal/hermitage/digital-collection/08.+Applied+Arts/1263422/?lng=en, http://www.hermitageline.ru/ru/blog/view/bal). Other photos are via Ghosts of Imperial Russia's Tumblr. CLICK FOR VERY LARGE, HI-RES IMAGES.

Ceremonial court dress belonging to Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna. Made by the workshop of O. Velvet, satin and gilded metal thread.

1885 Worth dress

Victorian Dress Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne Paris) Date: ca. 1885 Culture: French Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

stitches

The image above presents a variety of different stitches that could be intergrated into many different embroidery designs. I especially liked the Russian chain stitch as it reflects my concept becoming symbolic of radiation signs.

an ICELANDIC LOOM for the Norse Encampment -Daily Life in the Viking Age circa…

an ICELANDIC LOOM for the Norse Encampment -Daily Life in the Viking Age circa 1000 AD at Vinland. The Viking Encampment living history program at Parks Canada L& aux Meadows NHSC in Newfoudland

an ICELANDIC LOOM for the Norse Encampment -Daily Life in the Viking Age circa…

an ICELANDIC LOOM for the Norse Encampment -Daily Life in the Viking Age circa 1000 AD at Vinland. The Viking Encampment living history program at Parks Canada L& aux Meadows NHSC in Newfoudland