Painting With Thread by Helen Adams

If you live in the part of the hemisphere where the nights are drawing in,…

Khayamiyas and The Tentmakers of Cairo

Somewhere in the maze that is Cairo’s market district, there’s a narrow lane winding between…

Feeding Frenzy!

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Featured Image - Detail of embroidered 3-D plants by Jessie Dickinson - Image Credit, Jutta Klee

The Funk Files – Meet Jessie Dickinson

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

Upcycling For Sustainability: DIY Embroidery For Old Clothes

Upcycling For Sustainability: DIY Embroidery For Old Clothes More than a mere seasonal trend, sustainable…