Domestitchery is where we take a look at how talented people make ordinary domestic items extraordinary through creative needlework.
It’s always satisfying to find home accessories decorated with needlework, but it’s a downright thrill when these pieces are also sophisticated domestic accents.
Her take on the chandelier motif reminds me a bit of Edward Gorey and combined with the sharp blue stripes it makes a gender-neutral piece.
It’s rare to find whimsy that’s not at all child-ish, maybe especially in needlework cushions.
It’s so refreshing to find things that are lush, without being ostentatious; quirky without being odd or awkward.
Now if only I could imagine and create such wonders.
TheMistressT is a scumbler and plastrix by day and a craft dabbler by night. Her mottoes include “any excuse for a costume” and “there’s no such thing as too much carpincho.”
Tara Fields a.k.a. "TheMistressT" is a scumbler and plastrix by day and a craft dabbler by night. Her mottoes include “any excuse for a costume” and “there’s no such thing as too much carpincho.”