Circular heather motif

Circular heather motif

Circular heather motif
Illustration from 'The Illustrated Needlework Book' by Florence Caulfield
About 1910
Pressmark 43 B 154

The flowers in this embroidery have been stitched in a naturalistic manner whilst the stem curves round in an arch to fit with a series of designs based on circular motifs. Florence Caulfield suggested pink, mauve or yellow colour schemes.