Broderie Anglaise Trend Alert
Posted on June 14 2018
The classic fashion style of Broderie Anglaise will always be synonymous with feminine romantic summer clothing. With its own unique brand of charm, broderie anglaise translates from seaside wear to summer style to dress-up evenings.
The embroidery technique dates back to the 16th century, first developed in Czechoslovakia and was traditionally used on white linen or white cotton. Small round or oval holes form a cutout pattern of decorative flowers, leaves, vines and stems in the fabric, then bound with a tiny buttonhole or overcast stitch.
Favoured by fashion icons over the decades, broderie anglaise has been seen on some of the worlds trendsetters, such as Bridget Bardot on her wedding day, this fresh and cool fashion is always perfect for summer style and one of the hottest trends for summer 2018.
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