Tambour: What is Tambour Beading?


Tambour Beading is a professional hand beading technique that is performed with a hook in a holder. This holds a shortened French Cornelli needle, and is used to bead onto fabric that is stretched over a frame. This technique is used in French Couture to embellish gowns, interiors and accessories. 

Tambour Meaning: An oriental drum. Luneville work or French embroidery

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