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Guimarães Embroidery Fan
The embroidery of Guimarães is a delicate and rigorous work of cotton thread on homemade linen. This is a feminine craft, which has evolved from the popular embroideries used in traditional costumes.
This product was inspired by the patterns of Guimarães embroideries. They are certified handicraft products by Adere-CERTIFICA with registered trademark and GI – Geographical Indication belonging to ” A OFICINA” of Guimarães.
Polished pear wood fan with artificial silk printed screen; open 43 x 23 cm; 24 rods; pvc pouch.
This is one of the oldest embroideries in Portugal. The originality of this embroidery is the amount of a specific needlework called “purl”, which is a very fine thread curled in a spiral, in relation to the enormous diversity of needlework used and the singularity of the geometric drawings of floral inspiration.
Terra Lusa brand presents several collections of products where each reference is a tribute to the Portuguese Cultural Heritage: notebooks, wrist watches , fans, eco bags, mini umbrellas, glasses cases, microfibre cloths and adjustable book covers, all divided into themes of Portuguese roots .
800 Years of History, Culture and Tradition inspired the design of the various products in which quality allies with contemporary design.