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To be crazy is far easier for some. Those whose hands are too experienced and too nimble are hard put to feel free and go wild and let themselves go. For many entrants to our recent Crazy Sashiko C…

These pants will surely stand out in any fashion parade while being durable enough to wash floors in when you get home.

arrowhead stitch

My 5 Favourite Embroidery Stitches

Japanese avant-garde fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto

love this for minimal effort but great look, great for the no fastening garments Yohji Yamamoto, wool dress with asymmetric hem and front draped bias panel from shoulder to the hem.

We follow the process of rug maker Alexandra Kehayoglou — Freunde von Freunden

We follow the process of rug maker Alexandra Kehayoglou — Freunde von Freunden

“I had this overriding sensation that this was something that was outside of my control, a message passed down to me from previous generations, as if I was a link in a chain in something far greater.” For Alexandra Kehayoglou, rug making was more of a calling than a choice.

“I had this overriding sensation that this was something that was outside of my control, a message passed down to me from previous generations, as if I was a link in a chain in something far greater.” For Alexandra Kehayoglou, rug making was more of a calling than a choice.

Recycled pasturelands rug at home office. Photo

“Alexandra Kehayoglou: Crafts Lush Grassy Carpets Inspired by the Pasturelands of Argentina ”

Carpets by Alexandra Kehayoglou: These carpets are made from wool, often from the leftovers of the production of other products in the factory, carrying a strong message of sustainability. They look like grass!

Carpets by Alexandra Kehayoglou: These carpets are made from wool, often from the leftovers of the production of other products in the factory, carrying a strong message of sustainability. They look like grass!