Antique Chinese Blue Silk Damask Weave Dragon Butterfly Spider Embroidered Robe There are varying shades of blue raised padded satin stitch hand embroidery work done in a variety of flowers, insects, butterflies and spiders. The spider was often used as a symbol for luck, believed to bring happiness and wealth. detail view
Stitch School - embellish your world-one stitch at a time. Stitch School, which used to be located on the Primrose Design blog, now has it's very own space on the web. You'll find the same tutorials, including step-by-step instructions and photographs, that you've come to love, and I'll be adding new stitches periodically. I'll also feature subjects related to hand embroidery.