the art or pastime

The process used to tailor, patch, mend and reinforce cloth fostered the development of sewing techniques, and the decorative possibilities of sewing led to the art of embroidery
Handneedlework
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here is several ways of embroidery
 
In free embroidery, designs are applied without regard to the weave of the underlying fabric
 
flexibility lead to a variety of works, from the royal to the mundane.
 
 handicraft of decorating fabric or other materials with needle and thread or yarn
 
Cotton application with embroidery
 
Crewel yarn is a fine 2-ply yarn of wool or, less often, a wool-like acrylic.
Embroidery floss or stranded cotton is a loosely twisted, slightly glossy 6-strand thread, usually of cotton but also manufactured in silk, linen, and rayon. Cotton floss is the standard thread for cross-stitch. Extremely shiny rayon floss is characteristic of Brazilian embroidery. Historically, stranded silk embroidery threads were described as sleaved or sleided in the sixteenth century
Filoselle is a historical term for embroidery floss made using the leftover waste from reeled silk
Matte embroidery cotton or French coton à broder is a matte-finish (not glossy) twisted 5-ply thread.
Medici or broder medici is a fine, light-weight wool thread formerly manufactured by DMC Group.
Perle cotton, pearl cotton, or French coton perlé is an S-twisted, 2-ply thread with high sheen, sold in five sizes or weights (No. 3, 5, 8, 12 and 16 (Finca), with 3 being the heaviest and 16 the finest).
Persian yarn is a loosely twisted 3-strand yarn of wool or acrylic, often used for needlepoint.
Tapestry yarn or tapestry wool is a tightly twisted 4-ply yarn.
 
Wool, linen, and silk have been in use for thousands of years for both fabric and yarn. Today, embroidery thread is manufactured in cotton, rayon, and novelty yarns as well as in traditional wool, linen, and silk. Ribbon embroidery uses narrow ribbon in silk or silk/organza blend ribbon, most commonly to create floral motifs.

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