pulled thread work embroidery: Pulled thread embroidery is a counted thread technique. Stitches are worked around groups of threads in the base fabric to form gaps, creating lacy, airy fillings, bands, border and hems.
This piece is hand embroidered on repurposed white linen fabric with cotton thread. Size approx. 4.7" (12 cm) x 4.3" (11 cm). The embroidery is attached to stiff interfacing and backed with white cotton. Signed with initials.