I open the door, and step out. On my left is my mother, whom I have not seen since childhood. I don’t even wonder why she is here, and what am I doing holding her hand? 201 more words
GOOOOOOOOOOOAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAALLLLLLL!!!!!!!!!!!!I finally finished this last night, and overall I’m pretty happy with it! I decided to try using a cotton velveteen that I met at the fabric store, that’s right our eyes met and I fell in LURVE with it…but then I decided that wow–Velveteen is a high maintenance lady! 77 more words
Hey guys,On a random note, I seriously apologize for how super sucky my blog post titles are! Anyway~~ Yesterday I was busy cutting out the Ruby Cloak from my fashion/hero/final fabric, and let me tell you–it was both terrifying and exhilarating! 179 more words
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Embroidered Sufi Cloak
late 19th century
height: approx. 155cm, including the hood; length: approx. 316cm when fully stretched out.
This rare and unusual hooded Sufi cream cotton cloak is embroidered with blue silk and gold thread with various borders of script and floral flourishes…