It’s never too early to start planning Christmas and it’s well worth the effort to make your own decorations and gifts. In addition to fancy sweaters, cozy blankets and Christmas stockings, you can also create handmade home decor to impress your loved ones. We have teamed up with Jthe sewingRead More →

Throw away any ideas you might have about old-fashioned knitting and crocheting. Thanks to a pretty star-studded A-list endorsement, these are some of the coolest jobs around. First, singer Harry Styles (in vernacular) “broke the internet” when he wore a handmade-looking patchwork cardigan by designer JW Anderson for an appearanceRead More →

This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. Swapping starch for stitches, artisan Normalynn Ablao (aka Copacetic Crocheter) crochets foods that are typically high in carbohydrates. Doughs, pie crusts and cinnamon rollsRead More →

TEHRAN – Khameh-Duzi is a subcategory of traditional embroidery in Iran. This craft is common in the southeastern province of Sistan-Balochistan, and in particular in the city of Zabol and its outskirts. The craftsmanship is applied to decorate prayer rugs, garment busts, handkerchiefs, vests, tablecloths, beddings, blankets, cushions and manyRead More →