Thursday, 9 February 2012

Blackwork embroidered folk costumes, Russia

Some interesting illustrations on Blackwork embroidery in Russian folk costumes.
All the costumes on this pictires are modern reconstructions, but they were worked out as copies of original surviving costumes or elements of folk costumes.
A costume of young married woman, Belgorod region.
Fhotografer Dmitriy Davydov
Costumes of a young married woman and a boy's chemise, Belgorod region.
Fhotografer Dmitriy Davydov
Men's costume, Belgorod region.
Costume of a young married woman, Belgorod region
Women's costumes of Voronezh region

1 comment:

  1. I love the Voronezh costumes and darning stitch embroidery.