Hungarian white embroidery - vintage pattern book(Book)
A beautiful vintage pattern book of traditional Hungarian white embroidery with authentic pattern sheets of emroidered items now located in museums and folk art collections.
The book has pattern sheets for 38 items, all spread out on fold-out double pages, 4 pages of patterns each, so a total of 152 pages of gorgeous embroidery designs. These are designs from the Szigetvar region of Hungary, traditionally embroidered all white.
There is a short introduction and a directory of the items, written in Hungarian. Paperback, published in Hungary in the 1960’s (not dated exactly).
The book is used, and in good condition, the cover is faded, but the pattern sheets themselves are in excellent condition!