Soutache - Russia braid -  ! Russian braid !


Soutache, a decorative trimming or braid made from a narrow, flat strip of fabric, is used to create intricate designs and patterns in various forms of art and fashion. The technique involves sewing or gluing the soutache braid onto a base fabric, typically in loops or curves, to create decorative motifs. Soutache is often used in jewelry-making, particularly in creating statement necklaces, earrings, and bracelets. It can also be seen in clothing embellishments, accessories, and even in textile art.