The Funk Files: Embroidery Frontiers – Meet Sarah Jane Tickner

  Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to promote the use of hand embroidery and to discover emerging embroidery talent. This year, sponsors added Textile Art categories to the traditional Fashion categories. The 2016 brief challenges participants to create quality design that…

How to solve dye lot dilemmas

Hello! Kreinik Calling! Like the old Avon-Calling, but we’re talking about threads, those beauty products for your soul, er, stitching. Today I want to talk about an important topic: dye lots. I mentioned those words to Doug Kreinik and he practically slapped his forehead and grabbed his heart while saying…