Thursday, 15 September 2011

Brown and pink and all things pretty

Cut offs from an old kurta
(basicly a tunic top with a mandarin collar).
The deep pink colour can't really be seen here for one of 2 reasons:
1) my camera isn't as good as eyes at picking up colour
2) an incompetent photographer.
Take your pick. :D
The detail on the neckline area spills out onto the chest area.
The use of beads and pretty gold disks and
the chain like stich embroidery speaks for itself.
A closeup of these cicle disks shows they ae detailed with lines,
so far I haven't found any other fabric adorned this way.
The golden brown beads imbedded
amonst the very fine chain stich
Chain stich how to