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Cultural Heritage in Henan: Bian embroidery

chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2023-05-11 10:09

The Bian embroidery from Kaifeng of Henan province, has reached quite a high craft and artistic level in the Northern Song Dynasty (960-1127), which is characterized by serenity and simplicity.

The purest natural colors and delicate stitches make the embroidery look like a vivid painting.

For each piece of work, embroiderers would integrate many elements into it, including fine arts, literature and philosophy. Follow inheritor Miao Wei to know more about the millennium-old craft.

This video was provided by the All-Media Marketing Planning Center of the Henan TV station

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