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Textile Yarn and Arm Knitting

My mum bought me a thingy of Textile Yarn (the brand she got is Boodles, I’m not sure what other ones exist), it’s basically like thin strips of jersey so you could feasibly use old t-shirts although you’d need a lot and you’d have to tie the strips together. 67 more words


Freudian and aFreudian deliberations, 6


Istanbul, summer 2009.

Our landlord, goodhearted but disorganized, shifting people between his properties, trying to manage them along with a job at the uni. He has us move through three apartments before deciding upon the permanent one. 1,639 more words


Roots Seychelles Pop Up Boutique Opens on La Digue

We’ve opened our first shop!  Roots Seychelles textile boutique carries all collections of our hand printed scarves, shawls, pareos and beach textiles.  We will be open on limited hours so watch here for updates or contact us if you’d like to place an order.   20 more words

Hooky Mat Chair Cover Project - Update 2

The worn chair cover of one of our dining chairs needed mending. This gave me the prompt I needed to try my hand at an old upcycling craft – hooky matting, as we call it here in North East England. 405 more words

Hooky Mat

Rachael Howard

What a fabulous opening To Rachaels Show.

Bath School of Art Textile lecturer Rachael Howard had a wonderfully successful opening to her show ‘Red Work’ at the Williamson Art Gallery and Museum on the Wirral. 17 more words


1960's Bark Cloth Curtains

Great vintage find by AmerVintageClassics (85.00 USD) http://ift.tt/1DBfQSe


That’s what happens when all your teammates are obsessed with cupcakes…

One more interdisciplinary week is behind. Divided in groups by 4, we had to create something different, something what touches our own identity personally but at the same time involves everyone else as well. 273 more words