This is last post on the details of this sequined yoke.
The thread embroidery is completed.now for the stones , beads and sequins.
Leaves- Small antique beads were worked around the fly stitch on the leaves.

m s yoke-leaf beads closeup

Stones-the stones were placed inside the central motif between the fly stitches.
Sequined circles- flower shaped sequins were stitched to the centre with a bead,and five antique gold beads were stitched around the sequin, this bead pattern is worked all over the circles and border.

m s yoke- sequined circles

After working with the central motif, the border- a line of antique golden beads, between the chain stitches, the scallops were worked with the same bead pattern[circle] fixed with red beads.

ms yoke completed 1

Full yoke is not seen here,another closeup-

m s yoke completed 2

The completed yoke was placed over the tunic fabric.

m s yoke -yoke on tunic

I gave the yoke and the tunic fabric to the tailor. And it came back like this-

m s yoke tunic completed

I enjoyed working on this yoke, especially the sequins and beads part. I also feel that if the tunic fabric was plain one, it would have looked better.

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