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7 hrs ago | The Japan Times

Lacquerware's overseas journey into the arts

The deluge of Western culture entering Japan from the Meiji Era brought new concepts distinguishing art and craft.

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11 hrs ago | Evening Times

Textile artist Jenny makes scraps pretty as a picture

TRIMS from old pillowcases and cardigans, scraps of tweed and jewel-coloured silks are proving to be the foundation for new artwork.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Examiner.com

Crochet Easter bunny rabbit face coaster, basket tote and purse

Here is a fun three piece set that uses a bunny face as a design element. There is a coaster for the bunny's carrot juice, a grassy tote to haul away all the goodies and a pretty purse made with doubled yarn.

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Related Topix: Life, Crochet, Hobbies

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Pellon moves headquarters to Largo

The Haskell family, owners of Pellon Consumer Products, has been in the fabric and textile industry for four generations.

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Related Topix: Largo, FL, Life, Hobbies, St. Petersburg, FL, Pinellas County, FL

MassLive.com

Patricia Monroe teaches women in Haiti to embroider for income

This would give them a little independence from their spouse and, most importantly, invite them to feel good about themselves.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Art Daily

Annette Messager's first retrospective exhibition in Australia opens at museum in Sydney

Annette Messager, Casino 2005. Installation view, French Pavilion, Venice Biennale, 2005.

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Daily Herald

8th annual Midwest Fiber & Folk Art Fair comes to Grayslake

Explore fiber arts at the eighth annual Midwest Fiber & Folk Art Fair Aug. 1-3 in the Expo Center at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake.

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Related Topix: Grayslake, IL, Life, Hobbies, Knitting, Crochet, Westmont, IL

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Ararat Advertiser

Fields and forests to be presented by Ararat Embroiderers' Guild

FIELDS and Forests is a thematic exhibition highlighting the creativity and skill of members of the Ararat Branch of the Embroiderers' Guild Victoria.

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Trend Hunter Magazine

Flamboyant Varsity Apparel - Allan Vos Shows Some Skin With His...

Dutch designer Allan Vos presented his Spring/Summer 2015 collection during Amsterdam Fashion week and stunned audience members with the youthful and revealing menswear range.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Mid Devon Star

RAMM Commemorates the Outbreak of the First World War

VISITORS are invited to Exeter 's Royal Albert Memorial Museum on Saturday 30 August to commemorate outbreak of the First World War with a Great Fete in Rougemont and the museum gardens, an embroidered hanging in the courtyard and a new fine art exhibition.

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Daily Press & Argus

Sights & sounds downtown: Fine art, acoustic music festival return to Brighton

Downtown Brighton becomes unplugged this week as art and music combine for the 31st Brighton Fine Art & Acoustic Music Festival.

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Related Topix: Brighton, MI, Life, Hobbies, Crafts

MLive.com

Home Reorganizing: Not as fun as crafting, but essential to achieving creative potential

Pegboard in great for organizing creative spaces. Hanging art and craft tools on the wall adds a decorative element and eliminates clutter on the floor and atop work surfaces.

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Related Topix: Life, Crafts, Sewing

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Laughing Squid

Gorgeous Fabric Sculptures of Moths, Butterflies, and Other Insects

Artist Yumi Okita creates gorgeous fabric sculptures of moths, butterflies, and other insects.

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Switched

Blake Lively Pulls A Beyonce By Revealing Wedding Dress In Preserve Video

Almost two years have past since Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds married in a surprise ceremony in South Carolina, but the actress is only just revealing her wedding dress to the world -- or at least a portion of it.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Hot Chicks, Blake Lively, Beyonce, Dance, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Life, Hobbies, Blackstock, SC

Burnaby Now

A peek inside the Tin Can Studio

Caroline Ballhorn and Jenny Lee Craig run Tin Can Studio, a mobile arts space that will be stationed at Deer Lake this summer.

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TwinCities

Donna Erickson: Piound out a pouch

Beckett Nielsen, 7, wears a pounded floral pouch he designed and sewed with his mom, Jennifer Colletti.

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Daily Herald

Fashionable accessories the next frontier for outdoor living spaces

According to Casual Living and Apartment Therapy's 2013 Outdoor Decorating Survey, 55 percent of respondents have an outdoor room and 43 percent either want one or were in the process of creating one.

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Related Topix: Sarasota, FL, Life, Hobbies

Thu Jul 24, 2014

FashionTribes

Margiela Gives the Folkspun Fashion Tribe Memories of Haute Couture for Fall 2014

From vintage 50s embroidered Japanese bomber jackets to antique and one-of-a-kind fabrics sourced both high and less-so , Maison Martin Margiela's Artisinal initiative upcycled a cache of fabric ends, samples of embroidery and other non-grandiose "detritus" of the couture into a 22-look collection for Fall 2014 deemed "a collective memory of Haute ... (more)

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Mydigitalfc.com

What's Up Your Sleeve?

Be it a sari's blouse, a lehenga's choli, a kurta or a jacket, a lot of embroidery - and thought - has been lavished on the good ol' sleeve, making it a fashion must this season Think long sari blouse and you zoom in on 1950s in general and Nutan in Anari in particular.

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303 Magazine

Poolside Fashion Show Pop-up Shops: Canned Goods and INDYINK

In addition to featuring Swim N' Sport's line in our show, INDYINK and Canned Goods will have pop-ups shops at the event.

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