Rope stitch is probably the most rich looking embroidery stitch of this family. It follows a series of closed up twisted chain stitches to form an embossed rope look. You need to know the twisted chain stitch to be able to do the rope stitch.
These experimental, mixed media sketchbook pages explore a wide range of tactile surfaces and structures and indicate a high level of engagement with the subject matter. The properties of threads and fabric are investigated thoroughly, using a range of mediums and techniques, resulting in rich, exciting pages. Small, tidy annotation surrounds the pieces, providing thorough analysis without causing distraction from the work itself.
buysomedamnart: Sparse, experimental watercolors by Lourdes... (Arc of the World)
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14 High Fashions Straight Out Of Our Dystopian Future
Architectural Fashion - fashion design with intricate structural construction; wearable art // Winde Rienstra I find the structure and use of material interesting. Does the "fabric" consists out of threads?