Weekly Photo Challenge: Delicate embroidery

These stunning pictures are made of silk, involving hours of intense work with delicate materials.

Lotus flowers, silk embroidered picture, Vietnam

This silk picture of lotus flowers and plants is so perfectly embroidered that it looks the same on both sides. This one was on display at the domestic terminal of Ho Chi Minh City airport.

picture of trees, sunlight and flowers

The details on this woodland image is incredible, considering a«it’s all embroidered in silk, by hand.

Girl doing silk embroidery

This girl works at XQ in Dalat, Vietnam, which is a centre of excellence for silk embroidery.

This is another example of delicate work inspired by this week’s photo challenge.

My previous interpretations:

Weekly Photo Challenge: Delicate Webs

Weekly Photo Challenge: Delicate Work