From "The Gentle Art of Stitching" by Jane Brocket. Here are illustrated examples of Kantha, a traditional form of handwork in rural India and Bangladesh encompassing a wide range of design that uses only the running stitches.
Decorative White Motif - Machine Embroidery Design by Embroidery Emotions, via Behance by Chrisna Van Tonder
Something to do with cool old buttons
Indian Circles 13 DesignsAll Fit HoopsCan be used to make a Beautiful Indian Quilt embroidery designs
Lotus and dragonfly. Tutorial to Learn Indian Hand Embroidery Designs. Beautiful work on here. Recommend this site.
Ahir Embroidered Bag, Anjar Region, Kutch, Gujarat, India - love it
Gujarat: Shisha Work with chain stitch, cretan stitch, herringbone stitch, buttonhole stitch, running stitch and interlacing stitch.
Ahir Embroidery style, from Kutch, Gujarat, India
Shisha Mirrors - TreadleArt for all your sewing, embroidery and