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Hardanger embroidery...sqaures are sown together to make apron and shirt embellishments for bunads. Also used for linens
Would love to do this hardanger one day.
List of stitches, has some I haven't seen before. This one is detached blanket stitch. Glossary of Embroidery Stitches
Hardanger Instructions | HARDANGER EMBROIDERY Japanese Lace Patterns by pomadour24 on Etsy
Master Collection Sadako Totsuka 16 Fine by MeMeCraftwork on Etsy, $28.00
Hardanger & casalguidi pouch by Via Laurie of Chameleon Threads
Hardanger by kwgronau, via Flickr