A member of the powerful, Italian Medici family and a 16th century Queen of France, Catherine de’ Medici took her love of embroidery with her to her new home and introduced her favourite techniques to the French court.
Elegant and easy to work, Catherine de’ Medici embroidery, or punto madama, uses the simplicity of running stitch to create stylish designs.
Worked onto a natural, open-weave linen with thick cotton thread, this beautiful mat is edged with double back stitch and finished with a knotted tassel at each corner.
PLEASE NOTE: Instructions Purchased Separately - The instructions for this product are available within 'Inspirations Issue 107' and are not included with this product. 'Inspirations Issue 107' will be available for general purchase soon.
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'Caterina - i107 Kit' includes the following contents:
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DesignerMaria Rita Faleri
TechniqueCatherine de´ Medici Embroidery
Project TypeTable Mat
Finished Project Measures40cm x 43cm wide (15 3/4" x 17") excluding the tassels
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