Category Archives: udklipshedebo

9.5 collar

TYPE: collar TECHNIQUE: baldyring, udklipshedebo ”Baldyring” collar with a Hedebo edge and inserted cut work Hedebo. The collar was attached to a shift and was cut open to make a better fit. The collar is a fine example of one kind of ”Baldyring” collar and shows a great variation in

8.3 decorative towel

TYPE: decorative towel TECHNIQUE: cut work Hedebo Cut work Hedebo decorative towel. The embroidery is a fine example of early cut work Hedebo, where the tradition of having horizontal borders framed with H hemstitching is preserved. Despite the great openness of the stitching, the embroidery is solidly worked and the

8.2 cradle sheet

TYPE: cradle sheet TECHNIQUE: baldyring, cut work Hedebo Cradle sheet with ”Baldyring” and cut work Hedebo. The cradle sheet has a centre motif in ”Baldyring”, surrounded by delicate vines of flowers in outline stitch and satin stitch with stiletto holes. The same type of flower vine is used in the

8.1 “knædug”

TYPE: knædug TECHNIQUE: Cut work Hedebo Cut work Hedebo ”knædug”. Very richly embroidered ”knædug” with characteristic flowers in cut work Hedebo. The monogram is formed by Hedebo rings joined with needle lace. MLD refers to Maren Larsdatter, born in 1837 in Reerslev. In both the upper and lower border the

4.2 decorative towel

TYPE: decorative towel TECHNIQUE: baldyring, cut work Hedebo Decorative towel with cut work Hedebo and ”Baldyring”. The two variations interact nicely. The embroidery is sewn in a wide border at the top and a narrow border at the bottom. The top border is divided into several borders by H hemstitch