Chart of a Swedish reindeer design, 1960's

Below is a chart of the embroidery design that is derived from the pattern used for a woman's cotton apron from eastern Europe. It includes stylised deer worked in black embroidery thread (cross stitch and Holbein stitch). It dates to the 1960's.​ For a PdF file of the chart, click here.


East European deer chart, 1960's

East European deer chart, 1960's


Deer design for an East European apron, 1960's.

Deer design for an East European apron, 1960's.


Gillian Vogelsang-Eastwood, 16 October 2016

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