It’s a Swedish Thing

Love the thick satin embroidery over the dark red cloth.

Love the thick satin embroidery over the dark red cloth.

My new obsession – Swedish embroidery.

Love the color. Love the flowers. Love the style.

What is it? It’s rich – full of life and character. It’s a feeling.

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Happy flowers make for happy linens at Brodera.

Here are some examples of Swedish folk art fiber art:

Embroidery featured on Sticka's blog.

Embroidery featured on Sticka’s blog.

Machine embroidery pattern from www.emblibrary.com

Machine embroidery pattern from http://www.emblibrary.com

Check out the rich tapestry on the chair below, found in Kurbits’ blog. It’s just so very unique and special.

Something to CHAIRish.

Something to CHAIRish.

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I love this amazing technique on the jacket here, too. Fabulous!

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