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1  Architectural embroidery (with links to pics) in Needlework: Completed Projects by ladypeter on: January 15, 2007 11:48:24 AM
Hello! I've been so inspired looking at all the wonderful pieces here, and now I'm submitting one of my works for the first time:

This embroidery is worked in backstitch on 22-gauge aida with black DMC floss. The design is an interpretation of an Illustration from a 1920s modernist French architect, Robert Mallet-Stevens. I gave it to my architectural historian father for Christmas. It is highly imperfect, which I have trouble accepting, but here goes:

The whole piece in frame:

A close-up of the stitching:

Thanks for looking!
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