Before working the mirrors and the stones, the outlines have to be dealt with. The outline for the stones were worked in back stitch.
After working the chain stitch outline, the mirrors were stitched on to the motif.
Work in progress on the stones
The completion of the work on this motif
Generally I don’t instruct the tailor on neck patterns, so this was his choice. I placed the sleeves beside the motif, while taking this picture.
I wear a black salwar or blue leggings with this tunic.