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!