Mountmellick Work : Irish White Embroidery

Mountmellick Work : Irish White Embroidery

Book Title: Mountmellick Work : Irish White Embroidery

Author: Pat Trott

Format: Paperback | 80 pages

Publication Date: 01 Mar 1997

ISBN-13: 9780851055121

Mountmellick work is probably the best known style of Irish white embroidery. The richly decorative patterns of thick cotton thread depict natural forms, especially the abundant flora of the area. Although the practice has declined, the old paper pattern