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I took an introductory textile class earlier this year and absolutely loved it! The only disappointment was that I didn’t discover it sooner as I would love to have explored surface and textile design further during my studies. 161 more words


Wilde September

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My holidays had officially ended and I’m all geared up. Starting the first week of September with a blast. First up, fashion runway tomorrow. 243 more words

Fashion Runway

Battered and bashed and a lump in the throat.

Sorting some bits earlier I came across this

An old tin. Battered and bashed, but I knew what it contained. I lifted the lid

Sure enough the bits and pieces were neatly stashed inside – and there on top was the last piece of work, incomplete. 140 more words


Salty Sant'Angelo

As I mentioned earlier, I’m drawn to vintage textiles by their symbolic, narrative and transformative properties. To combat closet overflow, I sell on etsy. Salt Valley Vintage is a way to justify the never-sated itch to collect, to hunt, to scavenge. 486 more words


Beetle juice

Little crawling critters, bugs, beetles, mosquitoes, bees, spiders, grasshoppers…. they’re everywhere in our garden. As long as they stay in there, it’s fine by me. But please, don’t come into the house…..unless you’re on a pillow cover. 51 more words


"Diaper Need Awareness Week September 8 to 14 , 2014"

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September 8 – 14, 2014 is National Diaper Need Awareness week and is designed to help raise awareness about the broad impact that not having enough clean diapers can have on families in need. 23 more words


Employment in the US Textile and Apparel Industry (Update: August 2014)

Employment in the textile sector has remained stable since 2011. From the end of 2013 to July 2014, employment in textile mills (NAICS 313) even slightly… 193 more words