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Ayrshire Needlework

'Flowering' postcard

Description:
Throughout the south west of Scotland the craft of Ayrshire needlework was known as "flowering" or "floorin'".  The women who practised this skill became renowned as "the flowerers".
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Digital Number:
DMDO019n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council