In sewing applique is a needlework technique in which pieces of fabric, embroidery, or other materials are sewn onto another piece of fabric to create designs, patterns or pictures. It was particularly suitable for work which was to be seen from a distance, such as in banners.
private seller, tunbridge wells, united kingdom
Colourful Embroidered Textile Hanging, probably Indian (Rajastan). Made in the early 20th century.
A very pretty and striking piece that could be used as a wall hanging or throw.
crystal corner, marlow, united kingdom
A pair of Italian Wall-lights dressed with very heavy, good quality crystals.