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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.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Gorgeous Fabric Sculptures of Moths, Butterflies, and Other Insects
Artist Yumi Okita creates gorgeous fabric sculptures of moths, butterflies, and other insects.
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.
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.
Donna Erickson: Piound out a pouch
Beckett Nielsen, 7, wears a pounded floral pouch he designed and sewed with his mom, Jennifer Colletti.
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.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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)
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.
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.
CORALS come in a multitude of colors as unlimited as the reefs they thrive in. Designer Mel Maria says he is "mesmerized by their shapes, color and their importance to our wide variety of marine life and to humans."
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Id rush to buy dresses,sweets
The fragrance of itar is in the air. The sweet aroma from bakeries and the happy faces of the customers at the market spell it out - Id is less than a week away.
Return of ITAB, plus Quilts of Conservation and Life Forming
This Saturday, It will be that time again. The San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles is set to bring their third incarnation of their International TECHstyle Art Biennial .
Sensitive Fabrics fuses natural colors to summer line
From the energy of the early-morning sun as its rays fill the sky to the glittering, lustrous surface of the ocean depths and dazzling, vital colours - a plunge into new patterns accentuated by exciting, colourful settings reproduced with three-dimensional effects.