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The Natural Whimsy of Rachel Wright

The main goal of artist Rachel Wright is, as she states it, “to delight the…

The Colorful Exuberance of Laura Lees

For Scottish designer Laura Lees, more is definitely more. Lees creates in a wide range…

The Luxe Machine Embroidery of Gothic Lolita Fashion

If you’ve never heard of Gothic Lolita, Wikipedia has the broad but somewhat underwhelming definition of…

Let’s Patch Things Up

It’s a good moment in history for machine embroidery. As you may have noticed, patches…

The Irreverent Embroidery of Tulip Cake

The embroidery of Tulip Cake (which is an anagram for Katie Culp, in case you were…