Stitchgasm – Karen Barbe

I’m loving Karen Barbe‘s cool embroidered potholders – a great piece of domestitchery. It’s a great design and the potholder looks robust enough to do the job properly. As if that wasn’t cool enough, Karen recently wrote a post about how to wash your hand embroidery and I thought it was worth…

Book Review – Pearl Lowe’s Vintage Craft

Pearl Lowe knows vintage. She’s been living it and breathing it for years and her new book, Pearl Lowe’s Vintage Craft, helps you incorporate vintage style into your life. It’s a lovely book, with five main sections focusing on areas of the home that are packed with ideas to upcycle,…

The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge – Yaroslav Galant

I’m loving this embroidered stone furniture by Yaroslav Galant. “The design project have a long history and goes back to Kievan Rus days when embroidery art was in a big favor. Today furniture collection embroided with Ukranian Pattern by Yaroslav Galant emerging from acient traditions is complemented by modern DuPont„¢…

Ayadeena – Pillows from “Our Hands”

Domestitchery is  where we take a look at how talented people make ordinary domestic items extraordinary through creative needlework. “Ayadeena” is the Arabic word for “our hands” and Ayadeena the company makes good things for a good cause.  Because of their duties of motherhood and housekeeping, as well as the…

Domestitchery – Bunting

Domestitchery is  where we take a look at how talented people make ordinary domestic items extraordinary through creative needlework. Where crafting  decorating meet you find handmade fabric buntings or garlands. It was only a matter of time before needleworkers got in on the trend, taking these charming decorations to the…

Domestitchery – French Prisoners Chairs

Domestitchery is where we take a look at how talented people make ordinary domestic items extraordinary through creative needlework, but today we’re looking at how talented people use creative needle work to make stitchery of extraordinary domestic items. Lovedaylemon’s photostream yields this fascinating pair of embroidered arm chairs. The names are…