BORDER STITCHES AND OPEN FILLINGS
Part of a Curtain.
wise, her time will pris."
gives a part of a curtain, which
The design has been well considered. are admirably juxtaposed
a fine piece of work.
The simple masses
they have been
arranged in a manner singularly appropriate
would generally be looked at from some distance there has been no time spent on minute detail which would involve unnecessary work.
piece of embroidery that
bold, yet dainty treatment of the needle-
and the whole arrangement of the and stitchery show that the purpose for which the embroidery was meant must have been continually in the mind of the worker. The circular massed forms in rich reddish-orange are set, most successfully, the one against the other the green masses, so simple in shape and satisfactory in
colour, are clearly silhouetted against the dark back-
the white oblongs with the
hem and bands
in vivid blue, the interesting
all go to make a charmingly harmonious piece of simple decoration. Work of this type can be made from materials which are quite in-
variation in stitchery,
Published on Oct 27, 2016