Dress made from embroidered pina cloth - interestingPiña is a fiber made from the leaves of a pineapple plant and is commonly used in the Philippines. It is sometimes combined with silk or polyester to create a textile fabric. Piña's name comes from the Spanish word piña which literally means pineapple.
Bead Embroidery Stitch Samplers 130 - Japanese Pattern Book for Women - CRK design, Yasuko Endo - B920. $27.50, via Etsy.