Tag: Textiles

Printed Matter by Evelin Kasikov

Evelin Kasikov has taken traditional printing processes & expressed them through embroidery in a series of handmade books and posters. Such a great spin on commercialism and graphic design. Found through both Today and Tomorrow & my friend Linsey Burritt.

Takashi Iwakasi

Wowed by the very prolific works of Japanese artist, Takashi Iwakasi. These are all hand-embroidered which just blows my mind. Via another new fave, Aesthetic Interlude.

1960's Textiles

Word. I’m loving this find, a flickr set of textiles from the 60s. Now if I could just get my mitts on some of these on the cheap, that would be something else. Source.

Handmade by Hank

I absolutely adore the mix of feminine & masculine fabrics in Handmade by Hank bags. So pretty, but not delicate. Traditional, structured silhouettes that feel warm & handcrafted at the same time. Some are for sale on etsy, but there’s much more to see on her site & blog. Via one of my new finds,… Read more »

Guest Post – Dee Clements

I’m Dee, I am an artist and curator living and working in Chicago. I make embroidered illustrations and comics and sometimes I make drawings and paintings too. I use standard polyester sewing thread instead of embroidery thread in my pieces because I like the way the line quality looks like a drawing from afar. Embroidery… Read more »