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A customer came to me with a very special request – to recreate a handkerchief given to his wife by her grandmother for their wedding. The hankie was lost on their honeymoon, and it only appeared in two wedding pictures. Using them as a guide, could I replicate her grandmother’s work? And in time for their anniversary?

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Hardanger embroidery is a form of embroidery from Norway that creates an airy but sturdy lace. It's a perfect fit for the small cabbage white butterfly that flourishes over northern Europe from tundra to desert.

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