Connections Between Suzhou Su Embroidery and Shanghai Gu Embroidery

Both Gu embroidery and Su embroidery were born in the Wu region (Suzhou city now) of Jiangsu province. They used the same materials, and employed the same skills and stitches. They had a wide range of subjects...

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Introduction to Gu Embroidery in Shanghai

The founder of Gu embroidery was Madame Miao, the eldest daughter-in-law of Gu Mingshi, a successful candidate in the highest imperial civil service examination...

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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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