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Embroidery has been a boudoir art since about Han Dynasty. Girls learn embroidery as a child, before getting married, to embroider a batch of things for their dowry.
In Chinese homes, almost anything made of cloth can be embroidered.From chair cushions, table surrounds, door curtains, wall hangings, screens, bed sheets, bed covers, pillowcases, and even the gowns, hats and shoes of adults and children for going out, as well as the purse, money bag, fan cover, eye cover, watch cover, key bag, finger cover, beggar's bag, etc.
In Chinese homes, almost anything made of cloth can be embroidered. From cushions, table surrounds, door curtains, wall hangings, screens, bedspreads, bed covers, pillowcases, clothes, hats and shoes of adults and children, as well as purse, money bag, fan cover, eye cover, watch cover, key bag, finger cover, beggar's bag,etc.
The most basic function of embroidery is to decorate clothes, which not only plays a simple beautification role, but also plays a number of important functions, such as identifying identity and displaying social status. Embroidery costumes have gradually formed many specific patterns and decorative parts in the long evolution process.
Embroidery accessories have always occupied an important position in Chinese embroidery works of art, with various styles and wide USES, and also played a very important role in customs and customs. Purse, perfume pouch, fan cover, glasses case, handkerchief bag, purse and a series of embroidery pieces that can be hung on hand are very popular among the people.
According to the literature, as early as the Pre-Qin Period, the custom of carrying things around had become a common practice and was included in the literature as an important part of etiquette. These things are both small tools for daily life and a sign of etiquette when serving the elders. Later, in addition to the role of dressing items and identification, accessories also have the function of expressing emotions.