It all started with the woman’s sock surrounded by penises. In the mid-2000s, San Antonio knitting instructor Wendy Moreland joked online with knitter friends about creating a sock pattern that reflected their group’s personality. So the sassy Gen-Xer concocted this X-rated design: a subtle yet subversive “girly sock” with aRead More →

Not on the main street Learning to embroider will open up a whole new world of creative possibilities and a new crafting hobby. An embroidery kit is a great way to start this hand sewing technique as you will receive everything you need to get started including an embroidery hoop,Read More →

Now I know what you think after reading the title. “Crochet? You mean the stuff that grandmas do?” And I can assure you that yes it is a well-known activity of the elderly. But, there really is more to sitting on a swing with a wire basket. Take it fromRead More →

The term “embroidery” in fashion refers to hand or machine stitching that is added to a garment to add decoration. Lots of details are mentioned in this article, check it out to learn more about embroidery! What is Embroidery? The art of embroidery involves using a needle to add threadRead More →

30 years later In 1992, a new district of Minhang appeared in Shanghai through a combination of the old district and the county of Shanghai. Vast changes took place as the neighborhood went through its urbanization process. An artery that connects Minhang to downtown Shanghai, Humin Road, of patriotic origin,Read More →

At the launch of the Hinabing Buhay exhibit at SM Mega Fashion Hall are (right to right) NCCA Project Manager Mark Omaña, NHCP Commissioner Emmanuel Franco Calario, NHCP Executive Director Carminda Arevalo and Center Director commercial SM Megamall Brian So. Woven wonders and accessories from South Cotabato, Davao del Sur,Read More →

Learning to crochet is easier than you probably think. Once you learn how to hold your hook and how to chain, you’ll master the other crochet stitches in no time. Crocheting is a fun hobby. Not only is it relaxing with many health benefits, but once you get there, you’llRead More →

Harry Styles is an outlier. Not only is the “Watermelon Sugar” singer the only man to grace the cover of US Vogue in the magazine’s 128-year history, but his new neutral and eccentric glam-rock looks – whether this The Gucci feather boa he wore to last year’s Grammy Awards, orRead More →

International diamond jeweler De Beers has decided to revive one of China’s intangible cultural heritages by launching a program dedicated to Miao embroidery in Guizhoulandlocked province in southwestern China, the cradle of this artistic tradition and of the Miao ethnic minority, masters of this weaving with its unique and complexRead More →

Cathy Nanputu, Andre van Staden and Adri Grib are ready to welcome the community to MachKnitz. MachKnitz invites knitters to showcase their craft at their fashion show in September.“The idea is to give knitters a platform to gain income and exposure,” explained Adri Grib of the NPO.The organization hopes toRead More →

Baby Beanies: Kyabram’s Craft Coordinator, Lesley Lowe, was the point of contact for the Life’s Little Treasures Foundation appeal, which resulted in thousands of knitting items being donated by knitting enthusiasts craftsmanship of Kyabram. Lesley Lowe didn’t have to look far for inspiration from her involvement with Life’s Little TreasuresRead More →

Woven wonders and accessories from South Cotabato, Davao del Sur, Ilocos Norte, Sarangani and Cordillera were recently featured at Hinabing Buhay: Living Traditions of Weaving and Embroidery at SM Megamall Fashion Hall. The exhibition also later took place at the Podium, where buyers had the rare opportunity to view andRead More →

Yugen sets City-based Inaki has just released two new editions focusing on Lambadi embroidery and Jamakalam Bags. The brand, which is fast becoming a much-loved label in eco-conservation, upcycling, green craft and handcraft circles, is led by software engineer-turned-designer Lakshmi Subramaniam and already has a loyal set of fans aroundRead More →

For the Fall 2022 season, designers fused comfort and fashion on and off the catwalk, delivering a playful “endless summer” feel through bold artisanal knits and head-to-toe crochet styles. For example, the Belgian designer Christian Wijnants told WWD about his rich autumn collection is the direct result of the desireRead More →

Added August 5, 2022 Images News Network Anantnag: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Thursday inaugurated the SFURTI Martand Chainstitch and Crewel Embroidery Cluster Joint Facilities Center at Ranipora, Mattan in Anantnag. The cluster was established by the J&K Khadi & Village Industries Board (KVIB) with the financial assistance of RsRead More →

The Lieutenant Governor inaugurating the CFC at Anantnag. * Calls to preserve J&K’s age-old immaculate craftsmanshipExcelsior CorrespondentAnantnag, August 4: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today inaugurated the SFURTI Martand Chainstitch and Crewel Embroidery Cluster Joint Facilities Center at Ranipora, Mattan in Anantnag.The cluster was established by the J&K Khadi & VillageRead More →

Lt Guv inaugurates Martand Chain Stitch, Crewel Embroidery SFURTI Cluster at AnantnagThe new facility will accommodate 5,000 artisans for capacity building and skills development Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today inaugurated the SFURTI Martand Chainstitch and Crewel Embroidery Cluster Joint Facilities Center at Ranipora, Mattan in Anantnag.The cluster was established byRead More →

A range of new products exclusive to Brother Authorized Dealers plus the new Artspira mobile app, aimed at giving hobbyists and entrepreneurs the power to create from anywhere BRIDGEWATER, NJ, August 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Brother International Corporation announced its new products for 2023 including five new best-in-class sewing,Read More →

Global Fleece Knitting Yarn Market from 2022 to 2028 has just published a study on MarketandResearch.biz. It gives a comprehensive and in-depth review of the current situation, focusing on critical variables, marketing objectives, and business expansion of key players. This fleece knitting yarn research helps policy makers and business leadersRead More →

Bloomsbury celebrates ‘rediscovered habit’ of reading Games Workshop plans international expansion In the dreary depths of confinement, certain hobbies have become acceptable again. Activities such as crochet, embroidery and macrame – once practiced by the over-70s and the clinically bored – have acquired a certain charm during the long, longRead More →

Geoffrey Muller (photo by Jeremy Kabala) Llife on the road suits Geoffrey Muller, the multi-faceted musician who fans may know as @CajunBanjo on Instagram. He’s currently on tour with Houston Gulf Coast soul band The Suffers, so he spoke with OutSmart from his hotel in Wyoming. With a career influencedRead More →

Artworks using bamboo, crochet, beads, hand-painted kalamkari and crochet welcome guests to Dhi Artspace, Hyderabad. The exhibit, titled Crafting the Crossroad, is an attempt to use craftsmanship as a high-quality work of art. In the method, the 5 collaborating artists attempt to address issues of identification in addition to exposingRead More →

At Dhi Artspace in Hyderabad, the exhibition Crafting the Crossroad shows how five contemporary artists draw inspiration from traditional craftsmanship At Dhi Artspace in Hyderabad, the exhibition Crafting the Crossroad shows how five contemporary artists draw inspiration from traditional craftsmanship Works of art made with bamboo, crochet, beads, hand-painted kalamkariRead More →