Shisha This is my own interpretation of Rajasthan, north of India where I spent 3 weeks in October 2007. Shisha is a traditional method to name the mirror embroidery. Silk thread on cotton batik, sari borders Hand beading , Machine embroidery 50cm x 30cm, 20” x 12”
Temporarily afix doily to clothing, using fabric paint, apply a coat of paint to the doily. Remove the doily and voila, an intricate lace design applique! Don't know if I would ever do this but I like the idea.