Rome – Day 2: Baccala and brocade
Yesterday I mentioned the set of vestments we are having made for the Pontifical Masses. I received the following few photos before the fabric was cut and sent for sewing. The photos are not great, but they give a sense of the project.
You can see that the arms are embroidered directly into the fabric, rather than onto a patch. More on the patch, below.
With some of the trim. Apparently, the trim held back the project. They thought they had enough, but when they opened a package of it, it was mismarked. So, they had to look high and low to get