Embroidery in Slovakia | 2009


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Book Title: Vysivka na Slovensku
Translation: Embroidery in Slovakia
Author: Olga Danglova
Language(s): Slovak and English
Published: Bratislava, Slovakia – 2009
Format & Size: Hardcover – 8″ x 9.5″
Pages: 268
Book Condition: New with tiny bumps to cover corners
Description: Amazing, detailed work on the folk embroidery of Slovakia. Explores regional styles and presents photos of antique folk textiles with information on specific motifs, techniques and developments/changes over time. Does not include patterns, but can be used for inspiration for other projects in addition to being an unmatched history of Slovak embroidery. Specific attention is paid to the embroideries of western Slovakia, including those of Trnava, Piestany, Podolie, and Cataj. An indispensable guide.

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Weight 3 lbs