noun, plural em·broi·der·ies.
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Vibrant color surfaced in textile and in beading and embroidery.
Have you sublimated your sexual urges by learning Latin and Embroidery?Penis Beakers and Constipated Dolls: What Mothers REALLY Want To Know|Tom Sykes|October 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A reference to former Attorney General John Mitchell, who had stepped down as CRP director, reveals another kind of embroidery.What Director Alan Pakula’s Papers Reveal About Watergate|Max Holland|June 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The final dresses, in fuchsia with embroidery, appliqué, layering and all manner of technical wizardry were a Cinderella dream.Paris Fall Fashion Week Ends With Vuitton and Kanye|Robin Givhan|March 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Each jacket was brushed with a print or decorated with embroidery down a single sleeve or along one side of the body.Balenciaga, Dries Van Noten Kick Off Paris Fall 2012 Fashion Week|Robin Givhan|March 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This V shape was often open down to the waist, where it was filled in with a centre-piece of embroidery.Dress design|Talbot Hughes
He sat down and looked at a bit of her embroidery, which lay uncovered beside her on the frame.The History of David Grieve|Mrs. Humphry Ward
She included chemistry and other sciences in her courses, and in addition to embroidery she had her girls taught bookkeeping.My Own Story|Emmeline Pankhurst
They will just buy that simple little Callot frock with the embroidery.The Summons|A.E.W. Mason
As Miss Newton idled over her embroidery he would lounge near her and make little jests about Hayes's age, size, and manners.Mitchelhurst Place, Vol. I (of 2)|Margaret Veley