embroidery embroidery  /ɛmb ˈrɔ ɪ də ri/


  1. (n) elaboration of an interpretation by the use of decorative (sometimes fictitious) detail
  2. (n) decorative needlework



  1. This is what bad intelligence produces: a girl's dress, its embroidery stained dark red with blood, lying amid the rubble of a bombed-out building.
  2. Luxurious details like crystal and sequin embroidery, diamond cuffs and fur collars are lighting up designer looks for fall See the Fashions.
  3. Their bedsheets became robes emblazoned with ornate embroidery, and they invented a whole new thesaurus of Klanonyms.


  1. Skip the tie, buy dad a custom bag for Father's Day

    If you're looking for a Father's Day gift idea, consider a personally embroidered velvet bag to carry your spirits.Tustin liquor store Total Wine will host a Father's Day Gifting and Crown Royal Embroidery Event noon to 3 p.m. Friday. Customers will...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Tustin News

  2. Artist uses upcycled materials in shelter animal portraits

    ARCATA -- Malia Penhall (Matsumoto) will be showcasing a series of portraits made from a combination of embroidery, knitting, fabrics and acrylics for an Arts!
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Eureka Times-Standard

  3. Loon Country Quilters Embroidery Group

    Loon Country Quilters Embroidery Group will meet Tuesday, June 18 at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at Zion Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids. The challenge wil be to do an applique of one of the free designs from www.catus-shakembroidery.com website. Come with your ideas and questions, as well as show & tell. All members and guests are welcome.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Grand Rapids Herald-Review

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  1. Mao Tse-Tung warned: "A revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery."
    on Sep 26, 2006 By: Mao Zedong Source: OpEdNews

  2. "I wanted a bit more embroidery in it, because I'm a chick," Bjork explained.
    on Jan 7, 2008 By: Björk Source: Gigwise

  3. "The new Husqvarna Viking Designer Diamond sewing and embroidery machine is ideal for sewers and quilters," said Ms. Stewart. "It is an excellent, high-quality machine that is truly a pleasure to use and offers many wonderful features to...
    on Jun 17, 2008 By: Martha Stewart Source: WELT ONLINE

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