Inspiration: Mexican Embroidery

Those lovely embroidered Mexican dresses have been catching my eye lately. I really want to try making one. The dress pattern seems to be very simple. My obstacle: embroidery… Does anyone have any good tips or links that might help me? I have never embroidered anything; but it can’t be that hard, can it? Also, any color suggestions? Right now, I’m leaning toward white or turquoise or possibly green. Here are a few of the gorgeous specimens I have found:

 

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