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« on: August 11, 2009 03:06:54 AM »

Embroidery is a necessary skill for women of Chinese ethnic minority. Here are some of their works.











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« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2009 02:15:35 PM »

Those are absolutely gorgeous--thank you for sharing them.
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« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2009 06:49:11 AM »

The colors are awsome - they almost glow!  I love the Chinese zodiac animals.  Thanks for sharing.
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« Reply #3 on: August 13, 2009 11:33:15 AM »

See? Women do rule the world...because every you find beautiful, unique embroidery techniques in all kinds of cultures all over the planet!

These are stunning, thanks for sharing!
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« Reply #4 on: August 14, 2009 09:11:45 AM »

These are beautiful-thank you so much for sharing.
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