The Keiskamma Tapestry

One of my favourite things about embroidery and needlework, in general, is how it can…

2016 Hand & Lock Entry Detail, by Eranga Bandaranayake

The Funk Files: Embroidery Frontiers – Meet Eranga Bandaranayake (Again!)

Every year, Hand & Lock organizes a competition for the prestigious Prize for Embroidery to…

Penny Nickels - Just Girly Things - Lacework (2017)

Penny Nickels’ Just Girly Things

A new piece of lacework by MrXStitch family member Penny Nickels is always worth a…

少し (‘suko-shi’ a little) messy Shibori

My latest obsession is Indigo. It’s deep, mysterious hues have lent themselves to America’s favorite…

Types of Straw

It’s summer (in the Northern Hemisphere, that is). And that means straw hats. But there…