Embroidery in Siwa Oasis, Egypt

 

The modern colourful embroidery with flowers, sewn on traditional striped fabric.

Hand-embroidered by women in Siwa oasis and they use it as a side panel in a tunic.

Material: embroidered with acrylic yarn on woven cotton fabric.

Technique: chain stitch, blanket stitch and satin/fly stitch

Place of origin: Siwa oasis, Egypt

 

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