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Better Homes & Gardens
bedroom linen sets
A well-made bed can help you get a great night's sleep. When shopping for fitted and flat sheets and pillowcases, choose those with high thread counts for a soft and luxurious feel.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Daily Campus
Independent student art exhibition space threatened
This Sunday, 6th semester UConn student Julianne Norton showed her independent art exhibit at the Benton Beanery.
Period piece: Fashion of the Tudors and Stuarts
WHEN a husband starts divorce proceedings, it takes a special kind of person to sit and carefully embroider several fine shirts for his next season's wardrobe rather than set about the crotches of his suits with a pair of pinking shears.
'Knotty Lady' started to tat when she was 5
Ehrmantraut goes by Elaine. She is a matter-of-fact kind of woman seeing things either black or white.
Sew responsible: Cousins start complementary businesses creating...
Margaux, a sophomore at Dunmore High School, became interested in monogramming after noticing the trend during trips to the Delaware beach with her mother, Patrice Bonin.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
MRS. MURFREESBORO: Times are a-changin, even with sewing machines
"The times, they are a-changin." -- Bob Dylan, 1964 I've haven't had time to spend in my sewing/craft room lately, but when I indulged myself this week I became a bit overwhelmed.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Dallas Lace Society keeps a meticulous labor of love alive
Handmade lace requires dozens of bobbins and pins. The work is done on thick paper atop a firm pillow.
The Daily Star
With summer on the horizon, Azhari shows off beachy abayas
BEIRUT: Ethnic beach bohemian. That is how Amal Azhari describes her collections of designer abaya, sheer silk robes that bridge the perceived gap between conservative and contemporary fashion.
Art exhibits reflect on American history
Two exhibitions opening Friday at the Mississippi Museum of Art reflect on key moments in American history with particular resonance for Mississippians.
New Bedford celebrates fiber-based arts
From yarn-bombings to children's books illustrated with embroidery to fashion shows, downtown New Bedford's art community is celebrating fiber-based art.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Trend Hunter Magazine
32 Sewing-Inspired Furniture Pieces - These Sewing Furniture Designs Celebrate Needlework
These sewing furniture pieces flaunt inpiration from a range of intricate needlecrafts like sewing, embroidery and cross stitching, turning ordinarily decorative embellishments into functional design elements.
As a child, Carol Dixon was never far from a needle and a thread, nor the wherewithal to make them useful.
Vacheron Constantin, the world's oldest manufacturer of fine watches, unveiled its stunning Metiers d'Arts Fabuleux Ornements line, consisting of four new ladies' models, at Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, an annual watch fair held earlier this year in Geneva.
Embroidery works go on display at St Patrick's Hall
PATIENCE is a virtue to all good embroiderers, but so is sharp eyesight and a magnifying glass, says Beverley Hawkes.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Popinjay Purse Trunk Show
Popinjay works with 150 female artisans in Hafizabad, Pakistan. Their products combine luxurious craftsmanship with ethical business to create stunning, one-of-a-kind pieces.
Hands That Make History
In a workshop in northern Tajikistan, a handful of people sit hunched over tools and several pieces of wood.
Trend Hunter Magazine
Chaotic Squiggle Sartorials - The Stella McCartney Fall 2014...
The Stella McCartney Fall 2014 Collection is an infectiously warm, laid-back vibe that's typically hard to miss at her fashion shows.
How To Choose Saree For Your Body Type ? Hot - n' Ethnic - " 2
In the previous post , I spoke out about "choosing a perfect saree". It's a sadness to find negative body image, stopping women from draping a saree.
Dhaka to host 3 sourcing tradeshows for RMG industry
Dhaka will host three international tradeshows with participation from more than 30 countries to showcase latest in Garmentech manufacturing technology, yarn and fabrics and garment accessories & packaging under one-roof for the benefit of readymade garment sector of the country from March 6-9, 2014.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Spring Hope Enterprise
SH woman stitching for Pocahontas
By KEN RIPLEY A Spring Hope woman will be using her skill in embroidery to help finish a wedding jacket in time for Pocahontas to marry John Rolfe this April.