embroidery

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Synonyms for embroidery

Synonyms for embroidery

elaboration of an interpretation by the use of decorative (sometimes fictitious) detail

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It is certain that little Agnes, that was the child's name, a baptismal name, for it was a long time since la Chantefleurie had had any surname--it is certain that that little one was more swathed in ribbons and embroideries than a dauphiness of Dauphiny
So they went out into the world "to learn some curious and ingenious sorts of manufacture, that are proper for women to learn, particularly embroideries in gold and silver.
This it was that had turned his genius so wholly to eastern art and imagery; to those bewildering carpets or blinding embroideries in which all the colours seem fallen into a fortunate chaos, having nothing to typify or to teach.
The fact that the embroideries are worked out and designed by the artist but executed by others emphasizes exchange, also found in the process of cutting and pasting when we are writing or composing images on the computer.
Extensive, colorful embroideries are easier than ever to stitch out with the time-saving feature Automatic Jump Stitch Trim which automatically trims jump stitch threads while embroidering.
Extensive, colorful embroideries are easier than ever to stitch out due to the new, time-saving feature Automatic Jump Stitch Trim which automatically trims jump stitch threads while embroidering.
Sales of Husqvarna Viking household sewing machines featuring the capability of sewing professional-looking embroideries began in 1994 with the Husqvarna Viking Model #1+ or Orchidea, retailing for over $4,000.