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17 min ago | Herald Gazette

Tuzkeez tapestries at Camden library

"Tuzkeez" means "wall hanging" in Kazakh; there will be an exhibit of handmade tuzkeez in the Picker Room of Camden Public Library during the month of September, thanks to the generosity of collector Judith Varney Burch.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Guardian-series.co.uk

Rare paintings on William Morris wife revealed

An exhibition exploring a London-born artist's obsession with painting model Jane Morris has arrived at the gallery in honour of her husband.

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Related Topix: Arts, Painting, Life, Hobbies

Jamaica Observer

Claudette Carter - A project for learning

IN her day job, Claudette Carter works with coaches deployed by the United States Agency for International Development in the region to assist local teachers with the development of literacy.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

Weaving holy traditions

Textile revivalist and scholar, Jasleen Dhamija speaks about the importance of textiles in rituals and customs across the country aided by research by various textile scholars, all of which find their way her latest book, Sacred Textiles of India Q. You mention in the book that the topic of sacred textiles would require volumes to cover the whole ... (more)

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The Wichita Eagle

Easy chic but not shabby DIY garments

One of the biggest curses of do-it-yourself projects is that they can look so a um a homemade.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Messenger

Sew what?

Tricia Helmers is the new owner of A Stitch Above the Rest, 15 S. First St. She became the proprietor of the long-established Fort Dodge embroidery shop in June.

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Courier News

Why I'm not writing about yarn store news just yet

Trillium is moving to Morristown, All About Ewe is closing in Clark, Accent on Knits has postponed its closing for a... Why I'm not writing about yarn store news just yet Trillium is moving to Morristown, All About Ewe is closing in Clark, Accent on Knits has postponed its closing for a... Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: ... (more)

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Examiner.com

The cultural connections of travel - Oaxaca, Mexico

Like every other aspect of life, it's a question of focus. Some travelers seem to focus on the differences in the various cultures they visit.

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Related Topix: Mexico, World News, Life, Hobbies, Crafts

Capital Weekly

Drawing on the Surface' at CRAFT

CRAFT Gallery will open a group show Friday, Sept. 5, with work by four potters and two fiber artists who illustrate the intimate connection between drawing, painting, printmaking and craft media - how they relate and support each other and give the inanimate object personality and meaning.

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Nerve News

Wedding wear in India gets new offerings from Pakistan

If you're shopping for your wedding trousseau, don't miss 'Wedding Collection: A journey of Pakistan from Pret to Couture', a range of innovative and detailed ensembles from across the border, available at PFDC - The Boulevard, a high-end store located here.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Remembering Cumberland County Fair; Spike machine; BEN Column, Aug. 29, update 4

The column that says Jamie Warner wouldn't name her new club KFC, would she, as in Kukoo For Chickens? Only a 40 percent chance of rain Labor Day and Labor Day evening, but all people do on Labor Day is rest, right? In 1852, after years of inactivity, Dr. Ephraim Buck reorganized the society and began holding the fair on Vine Street, west of Giles ... (more)

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The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Cross Stitching Displayed at Fluvanna Library

Hinson, of Greenhurst, learned the art from a bunch of old women who thought she needed to learn some girly things.

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The Star Online

Homemaker has impressive collection of vintage sewing machines

It would be an understatement to describe homemaker Joanne Lim Lung Ching, 58, as someone who likes to collect vintage sewing machines.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Detroit News

Trendy yarn craft replaces knitting needles with arms

Lynette Halalay grew up spending summer months in St. Louis with her aunt, who taught her what she calls the 'gentle arts' - sewing, embroidery, crocheting and knitting.

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Outblush

Charlene Mullen Foulard Star 16-Piece Dinner Set

Add a little hint of the craft room to your kitchen with the Charlene Mullen Foulard Star 16-Piece Dinner Set .

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Nerve News

Mini Bindra launches 'A Rendezvous with Pakistan'

'A Rendezvous from Pakistan', designer Mini Bindra's latest collection under her Rubaaiyat label, fuses traditional Indian needlework such as the Lucknowi chikankari, ari and zari embroidery with Benarasi brocade and block prints.

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Trend Hunter Magazine

Bizarre Ball Gown Editorials - The Vogue Italia It's All About...

The Vogue Italia September 2014 It's All About Uniqueness editorial provides a lesson in formalwear.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Nationalist

A wonderful family day out in Bansha

Family & Friends at th Bansha Show: Karen Frewen , Lisa English and Fiona Guerin with Ava, Kian, Harry, Maya, Isobella and Abby Thousands showed up for the 58th annual Bansha show that holds a place in many hearts as one of the family social events of the year.

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Outblush

Sacred Heart Mini Bag

The main feature of this fabric and leather Sacred Heart Mini Bag is the gorgeous panel on its front side.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

Sept. 5 deadline for quilt block contest

Anyone, regardless of age, can enter one or more 12.5-inch finished block. The contest is divided into different categories for different ages, and prize money and ribbons are awarded in each category.

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