Category Archives: Embroidery techniques

Broderie Anglaise or English embroidery techniques

Broderie anglaise (French: “English embroidery”) is one of the most delicate and elegant needlework techniques. Whitework embroidery has developed historically in many countries i.e. mstyerskaya glad in Russia, mountmellick in Ireland, broderie anglaise in England, hardanger in Norway, chikankari in India. The main fabric for white embroidery was often linen. The whitework embroidery for women’s […]