More details on this two part yoke of the kalamkari tunic.

After working a variation of Rhodes stitch around the border in red thread, fly stitches are worked on the sides of the Rhodes stitches.

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Two rows of buttonhole stitches are worked on the inner borders with tunic fabric colour thread.

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Round antique gold sequins were attached between the buttonhole stitches.

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Details of the embroidery on red fabric and the completed tunic will be on the next post.