Suzhou Embroidery ??? A Combination of Oriental and Western Cultures

With the development of cultural and economic exchanges and the rise of tourism between China and other countries, Suzhou embroidery seeks new themes and forms that blend the oriental and Western cultures...

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Suzhou Embroidery ??? Graceful and Elegant Silk Embroidery

The works of Suzhou embroidery resonate with distinct themes, well-constructed composition, vivid images, thoughtful design concept, graceful technique and overall elegance...

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Characteristics of Traditional Suzhou Embroidery

The major characteristics of traditional Suzhou embroidery are: flatness, neatness, fineness, density, evenness, brightness, harmony and smoothness. Flatness refers to the texture...

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How the Women in Suzhou Learn Silk Embroidery

A fine piece of embroidery is essentially an embroidered painting, composed of silks of different colors used to make stitches. The luster of the silk, sometimes bright and sometimes dim, produces a sense...

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