FolkCostume&Embroidery: Costume and Embroidery of Mezőkövesd, Hungary
Detail of table runner from Mezokovesd, Hungary. Matyo embroidery on black fabric.
Matyó hímzésminta 220
Hungarian Matyo Embroidery …
Bordado sobre seda
This is the ninth and last part of the Hungarian Sampler series, in which we embroider various Hungarian motifs on a tank top made using Colette Patterns’ free Sorbetto Top pattern. Can you believe it? It’s almost done! It just occurred to me that having nine parts is rather auspicious – nine is, in most folklore traditions so in Hungarian as well, an important number. I should claim I carefully planned it this way… but that wouldn’t be entirely true. The Read More...→