Extraordinary Embroidery

By Plimouth Plantation, Tricia Wilson Nguyen, Winterthur Museum

Today marks the unveiling of the recreation of a lavishly embroidered 17th-century woman’s waistcoat. Read the story and you’ll see why this was no small feat. Development and production of materials not made for centuries, hundreds of stitchers and thousands of hours. Tricia Wilson Nguyen, MIT trained textile engineer, spear headed the project, she has […]

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