Continuing with my small samples using traditional techniques, I tried some embroidery with silk ribbon. This was popular in the eighteenth century and then had a bit of a revival in the nineteenth century. The ribbon I used is 3mm wide, and the green is hand-dyed:
This is worked on pale gold dupion silk, with stem stitch embroidered for the stems and french knots for the flower centres. It measures about 3″ total length.