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crewel

a loosely twisted worsted yarn, used in fancy work and embroidery
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The floral designs resemble those popular in crewel embroidery, linking the counterpane to the earlier needlework tradition.
Crewel Intentions: Fresh Ideas for Jacobean Embroidery uses step-by-step instructions and color photos to explore the basics of working with a Jacobean shape, and shows how to use different threads, beads and crystals to embroider a range of deigns.
This sequel to Crewel (Macmillan, 2012/ VOYA October 2012) takes Adelice's story from Arras to Earth, to where she has escaped in hopes of living a life free of the Guild.
It is highlighted with beautiful Namdas of felted wool strewn around, silk carpets from local looms, furnishings embellished with crewel embroidery and papier-mache accents draw upon Kashmir's rich heritage of craftsmanship.
99 and Moroccan cut our mirror, PS29,99, Dunelm Mill Crewel Red cushion, PS22.
Here Betsy, owner of Crewel World needleshop in Minnesota, discovers one of her clients dead in her home - and becomes immersed in the world of dye - and to more murder threats that hit even closer to home.
Red Tenby Click Clack sofa bed, PS125; green print leaf cushion, PS7; red parrot cushion, PS7; green crewel work leaf cushion, PS8; parrot ornament, PS5; red vase, PS4; red hummingbird candle holder, PS3; green throw, PS15; retro red leaf wallpaper, PS7.
The traditional and unique work of Kashmir art includes shawls, carpets, papier mache products, crewel, silk, copper utensils and walnut wood carving products.
I find an old rocking chair for $25 and reluctantly pass up a rocking footstool with a crewel work for $15.