Embroidery Artist Yumiko Higuchi

I took this photo while waiting for a train in Tokyo last November. It’s all about that Pacific Northwest flannel paired with simple Japanese stitches which makes this top so fetching. I need one. It reminds me of Yumiko Higuchi’s classic, Wool Stitch. Her simple, deliberate, tiny designs can be…

Gear Threads – Miyuki Sakai’s Everyday Marvels

There’s something enchanting about Miyuki Sakai’s freestyle machine embroidery illustrations. With a delicate balance of realism and whimsy, her work brings a vivid new perspective to everyday objects and views. Her works has graced the pages and advertising campaigns of some of the world’s most high-profile clients — among them…