Intricate Embroidery

Intricate Embroidery

Turnell & Gigon has many beautiful hand embroideries from the simplest to incredibly intricate using an unmatched variety of innovative techniques including antiqued metallic threads silk yarns, hand painted silk applique and leather on leather applique.

The newest addition to the Turnell & Gigon Group of companies, Palestrina London, creates specialist, world class, hand embroideries using an unmatched variety of innovative techniques including antiqued metallic threads, silk yarns, hand painted silk applique and leather on leather applique.

This stunning bespoke collection encompasses a range of genres, original techniques and luxurious textures taking hand embroidery to a whole new level.

Crewel embroidery or crewelwork is a type of surface embroidery using wool. Many different embroidery stitches can be used in crewelwork to create a textured and colourful effect. Unlike silk or cotton embroidery threads, crewel wool is thicker and creates a raised, dimensional feel to the work.

Kharif Crewel (CH-34697-1)
Palestrina's Riberac
Palestrina
Palestrina
L'Animal Enchanté (CH-35042)