German Renaissance of Genoveva, The — Genoveva’s website, with an emphasis on the German Renaissance, contains information on pleatwork and embroidery, patterns for clothing and accessories, and German & Dutch clothing guide.
Historical Needlework Resources — From the website: “The purpose of this site is to be a resource centre for those interested in the study and practice of pre-16th century (Dark Ages, Medieval and Renaissance) needlework/embroidery and its techniques.”
Practical Blackwork — All things blackwork: links to blackwork sites, books, photos, patterns, etc.
Royal School of Needlework — (UK) “The International Centre of Excellence for the Art of Hand Embroidery”. Examples of different types of embroidery, including goldwork and blackwork. Classes given at their location at Hampton Court, and all over the world.