The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge - Forever21's Thread Screen
Some pretty clever stuff for you in this Edge post. Clothing Company Forever21 commissioned the Thread Screen, an amazing device that used 6400 reels of coloured thread to project Instagram photos. I could try and explain it to you, but I’ll just leave it to the designers…
Stitchgasm - Liberty on the Moors by Marna Lunt
How stunning are the painted and hand embroidered lampshades made by Marna Lunt?
The classically trained artist from the moors in the North East of England uses vintage fabrics and hand-dyed threads to create her exquisite, illuminated scenes.
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Showtime - Hanny Newton: Metamorphic Textures
“The cliff faces and rock formations in Cardigan bay tell a story – each layer a moment captured in time – a flash flood or other event that…
Ghost in the embroidery machine
Do you believe in ghosts? What about stitching ghosts? (Not ghosts who stitch, which is actually kind of a nice thought, but rather stitching ghost designs.). Here in the USA, Halloween is big business, including big needlepoint and cross stitch business. Halloween needlework, quilting, …
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Stitchgasm – Liberty on the Moors by Marna Lunt
Ghost In The Embroidery Machine – Erich Campbell
Showtime – Oh Sew Nerdy, Gallery 88, Los Angeles
Too Cute Tuesday – A Happy Dog, Wool Painting by Be Good Natured
From The Archive
Hi everybody! It’s Saturday, and you know what that means – so if you’re ready, sneak past the loved-up Owls and get to it! WARNING! NSFW SATURDAYS WILL CONTAIN CONTENT THAT IS NOT SAFE FOR WORK! IF YOU READ THESE POSTS, AND ARE OFFENDED, WE’RE SORRY BUT WE DID WARN YOU! (more…)...