Explore Tambour Embroidery and more!

last stage...diamanté stones and a couple of accent stitch here and there….it all sounds very easy…

The man responsible for much of the heartbreakingly exquisite beauty of haute couture has died. Francois Lesage was head of Maison Lesage, the legendary embroidery salon in Paris where rare magic happens. He was It seems the craft was.




textille: “ Detail of the embroidery on a Valentino gazar ball gown with ‘jewelled’ bolero, ”


Lesage for Swarovski embroidery and crystals, hand stitched, of course. Have you the patience?

❤ Designer: Broderies Vermont

Thanks to Meghan from The Vendome Press for sending me another gorgeous book, Haute Couture Ateliers: The Artisans of Fashion , authore.


Haute Couture - ❤ ℒℴvℯly ribbon embroidery in the making - fashion atelier; fashion design behind the scenes // Lesage