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butterflies of the world, deerfield embroidery, deerfield society of blue and white needlework, embroidery butterfly, moths and butterflies -

A look at some of the iconic stitches used in Deerfield embroidery, how they're made and why they were chosen.

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Our Wallachian work butterfly is finally complete! From initial research to color matching, tracing, and stitching, this project has been a notable addition to our Butterflies of the World series.

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Broiderie stitch, butterflies of the world, moths and butterflies, romanian embroidery, romanian work, wallachian embroidery, wallachian work -

Moths are dull and boring and come out at night, right? The Scarlet Tiger moth subject we're currently stitching turns those notions on their heads.

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Broiderie stitch, butterflies of the world, folk embroidery, moths and butterflies, romanian embroidery, romanian work, wallachian embroidery, wallachian work -

Wallachian work - or Romanian embroidery, if you prefer - is a colorful style packed with history and symbolism.

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Broiderie stitch, butterflies of the world, india butterfly, kantha embroidery, kantha work, moths and butterflies -

Kantha is a form of pattern darning that results in beautiful and incredibly colorful pieces - and most of them are made from cast-off rags and bits. Read on to see just how these scraps turn into treasures.

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