Plate Embroidery of Tu Minority, Haidong
Plate Embroidery, a unique embroidery of Tu minority, complicate and elaborate, assembles profound cultural meaning of ancient Tu minority, which has been listed as the 1st national non-material cultural relics by the State Council. In the eastern mountain region, diligent and simple women of Tu minority descend the traditional embroidery from generations to generations, whose craftsmanship of embroidery is gorgeous and fine. Embroidery of Tu minority includes plate embroidery, flat embroidery, and pile embroidery, etc. which have shaped its own style in the aspects of color and stitch in the long process of history.
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