Anna Chlupová a kol.: Slovenská ľudová výšivka. Techniky a ornamentika (Slovak Folk Embroidery: Techniques and Ornamentation)


Published by Center of Folk Art and Production of Bratislava; Year 2011 – 2nd Edition

Specifics: 620 pages, English Summaries

ISBN 978-80-88852-88-9

Price: 31 €


The book presents 26 regional types of folk embroidery in Slovakia, each accompanied by a short text with numerous examples of the design found on textiles and clothing. Also found are motifs from previous book edition, added as sample patterns and enhanced with illustrations in a 1:1 ratio. The practical uses for the samples are documented in examples of bed covers, table clothes, and pictures originating from each of afore mentioned regions.

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