Shisha This is Karen Cattoire's interpretation of Rajasthan, north of India where she spent 3 weeks in October 2007.Shisha is a traditional method to name the mirror embroidery. Silk thread on cotton batik, sari borders Hand beading , Machine embroidery 50cm x 30cm, 20” x 12”
Shisha Stitch used in Hand Embroidery - in this detailed photo tutorial you will learn how to embroider the traditional shisha stitch, which is a decorative embroidery stitch used to attach mirrors and other flat and semi-flat objects to fabric.
This is a gorgeous shisha stitch variation used in hand embroidery. Shisha stitches are used to hold little pieces of mirror (or anything else!) to fabric. This particular variation is colorful and bold - and with a little practice, you'll find it easy to do with this step-by-step tutorial.