Sunday, March 4, 2018

LES SALAMANDRES


LES SALAMANDRES 
Embroidered Stole
Piece Unique
Entirely hand sewn and hand embroidered.

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Materials :
Up-cycled damask silk , orange / light pink and pale gold colors.
Fringes in these 3 silks .



Tassels are from Afghanistan , red cotton threads anded with white glass beads , metallic top .
I added mat glass beads , from India , made in the 1980s/90s , in green and turquoise shades .



Up-cycled embroidered silk panel in shades of pinks , brown , blue peacock .
I added my own rustic wool embroideries , green , orange and blue peacock .



The purple circles were cut on a up-cycled silk .
The center is embroidered with pale gold threads and sequins.


Around them , my wool embroideries .
Turquoise green , 2 shades of pink and orange.



2 salamanders walk on this stole .


I made them in a vintage silk embroidered with sequins and silk threads .
They are covered with my rustic wool embroidery , in shades of green and blue turquoise .
Cotton threads , green , around the salamanders shapes .


Dimensions :
Length : 2m48 // 2.71 Yards
Width : 33 cm // 13 inches


Lined with vintage Ikat silk , from India.
Under this silk , a warm mohair wool fabric made in France.
( you can see it at the end of this post , in the pictures "work in progress" )



INFORMATIONS :
Sometimes marking , irregularities or imperfect embroideries , condition , maybe apparent.
This should not be considered as imperfection and are the characteristic of vintage materials.
Colors and light may vary depending on your screen.

Work In Progress :









I made a video to show the work in progress on Les Salamanders .


If you click on the title , you can watch it :
LES SALAMANDRES

Thank you for your visit and interest in my work

Jenny Eve

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