Sashiko/Japanese Boro Jeans for Fourth of July
I always seem to be shopping for jeans. I can't seem to keep a pair for more than a year. I'm hard o...
ANGHARAD MCLAREN TEXTILES
Angharad McLaren: weaver, textile designer and researcher, heritage, community, sustainability, wellbeing, culture, sports, digital, craft, tech.
Darn it ! with Tom of Holland. - Arnolds Attic
Tom of Holland demonstrated darning on a wooden mushroom - a day was filed with darning, mending & learning the finer points of Swiss Darning.
Visible Mending — Collingwood-Norris
As part of my new resolution to keep my knitwear going for longer and reduce waste (although most of it has been going for many years already and was second hand to start with!), I've decided to try my hand at some visible mending. It's not something I've tried before, and I thought I'd s
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when I was young
I knew I loved to work with needle and thread from a very early age. I loved it. My first memories of stitching include embroidering commercially stamped pillow cases, making my own clothes, and making Barbie clothes that I sold. I would do those things forever. I wanted to. I felt right when I was stitching. I made my family stitched gifts, a pillow for my older brother, a night dress for my mother. When I gave my little sister a knitted skirt for Christmas one year, she cried so I bought…
The Fenland Book of Kantha Projects is Angela’s second book on Kantha stitching. It is A5 in size with 42 pages. There is a comprehensive section on the history of this technique plus full instruct…