Ukranian needlework book embroidery book cross-stitch patterns Ukrainian rushnyk shirt clothes Artistic Needlework Creative Embroidery Embroidery in USSR
Artistic Needlework The listing is for Ukrainian Soviet-time illustrated book about artistic folk embroidery in Soviet republics, and in Ukraine particular. Published in 1981 in Kiev. The book contains 150 black and white pages + more than 100 colored pages with about 150 illustrations.
Language - Ukrainian and Russian, paperback.
The book describes and illustrates Ukrainian embroidery techniques, gives numerous cross-stitch patters of different geographical regions as well as examples of embroidered traditional clothes and home decor. A beautiful, rare and very useful edition for those who are interested in Ukrainian culture and for embroidery lovers.
MEASUREMENTS 21 x 27 cm / 8.3 x 10.6 in
CONDITION Normal vintage condition. Has some spots and minor damages on the edges - see pics. All pages are preserved, hold well together and absolutelly legible.
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