Embroidery: a stitch a dream, a thread a world

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1,The song of the embroidery

Spring breeze with ten fingers.

Thousands of colorful lines light shuttle,

Then embroider the unique gorgeous of China.

This is the millennium – embroidery.


It is the poetic bloom of the boudoir’s daughter,

Is the deep long time does not go out the female child’s gentle talk,

Is a flower that blooms in the depths of the soul.

A needle, a thread, sentimental.

In ancient times, embroidery was also known as needlework,

Throughout a woman’s life.

Bai juyi “red building fu jia female, golden thread thorn”,

Weizhuang “jin puchun female, embroidered golden thread”,

It’s all about the glory of needlework.

Women would embroider patterns with beautiful connotations on the cloth,

For the dowry, or dowry,

Use a needle and thread to make a wonderful mark.

The agility of a carp

Colorful flowers and birds


The beauty of the characters


The scenery was calm and pleasant

Flowers, birds, insects and fish, all nature,

It was as if everything had come alive on paper.

And the beauty of embroidery,

Not only in the delicacy and elegance,

It’s because of the emotion that seeps into the bone marrow.

Believe that every piece of embroidery has a life,

Every woman in the embroidery at that moment is extremely gentle.

They sit by the window, on the porch,

Between the needle and the thread,

Turning thoughts and love into stitches,

Sewing in time,

Then give it to your sweetheart.

The woman in a dream of red mansions is good at embroidery.Lin daiyu also gave baoyu embroidered sachet.When she misunderstands treasure jade to be her embroider sachet at will award when small servant, angry shed tears, picked up sachet to be about to cut open.A “who also can’t take”, how much love do hide in the sachet.

A woman with the deepest love,

On this embroidery.

Each line is a trace of affection, the deepest and most implicit.

2,Four famous embroidery

There are many kinds and styles of Chinese embroidery.

Most people are familiar with suzhou embroidery, shu embroidery, xiang embroidery and yue embroidery.

1.Suzhou embroidery

Su embroidery is the most beautiful complex of jiangnan women.

Every pinhole is the exquisite and beautiful scenery of the water town.

It is famous for its fine stitches, elegant colors and delicate embroidery.

Mountains and rivers can be divided into far and near,

The pavilion embodies the depth,

Characters can have a lively feeling of overlooking,

Birds and flowers can report the presence of intimacy!

2.Shu embroidery

Shu embroidery originates from sichuan, the land of abundance.

Fang spread, shu embroidery painting verve, put out the traces of needle and thread.

With its bright and clear colors,

The style of Chinese ink painting,

Formed its own unique charm,

Song dynasty, “number for the crown of the world.”

3.Xiang embroidery

Xiang embroidery originated from the folk embroidery of hunan.

It is mostly realistic, bright color, with Chinese painting as the bottom, lined with the corresponding clouds and mountains, pavilions, birds and animals, bold style, especially embroidered tiger, lion, etc., with a unique stitch embroidered animal hair silk root strong.

What is called:

Embroidery brings forth fragrance,

Embroidered birds can hear,

Embroidered tiger can run,

Embroiderers are expressive.

4.Yue embroidery

There are two major schools of yue embroidery, guangzhou embroidery and chaozhou embroidery.Gold and silver thread plate gold embroidery, embroidery lines smooth and bright.Embroider face is gorgeous, resplendent and dazzing, use at drama outfit, marriage dress to wait more.Litchi and peacock are traditional themes of yue embroidery.

Of course, in addition to the “four famous embroidery”, there are Beijing embroidery, lu embroidery, bian embroidery, ouembroidery, hangzhou embroidery, han embroidery, fujian embroidery and other local famous embroidery, as well as the rich characteristics of the ethnic minority embroidery, it can be said that the time overflow color, each has its own characteristics!

3,Embroidery USES

In addition to the variety,

There are also many USES for embroidery.

Purses, sachets, fans, garments, embroidered shoes,

They are all beautiful objects of embroidery.

1.The perfume pouch will be


3.Embroidered shoes

4,Conclusion about embroidery

These exquisite embroidery,

Sometimes give a person with reverie,

What a clever, deft woman,

To embroider so nimbly?


These wonderful embroiderers,

They use cloth as paper, thread as ink and needle as pen.

Like a butterfly,

Every stitch and thread is the story of flowing years.

“Peach blossom fan” said “yong line lazy needle, how many times for needlework?It means that the needle and thread have not been moved for a long time.

The thought of twisting thread through needle,

Perhaps only in zhuang sheng’s butterfly dream.




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