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In Kutch, one project looks at documenting, reviving 50 styles of embroidery practised by 12 local communities

Driving through Bhuj, the capital of the Kutch district in Gujarat, the arid land stands out and is a constant reminder to its people that they are …


Hand Embroidery - Goldwork tutorial. Part 4 - couching gold threads.

Last two days of #rubystitches exhibition @SouthendMuseums , come and see this lovely #goldwork piece by Margaret. Closes at 5pm on Saturday

Golden Hinde Goldwork Embroidery

Sophisticated regal goldwork embroidery with casual wear by DSquared2 #goldwork #embroidery

Goldwork tutorial. Part 1 - introduction & felt padding

Goldwork Padding

book review of goldwork techniques projects and pure inspiration by hazel everett

Embroidered socks! Goldwork on to sheer fabric from Dolce & Gobbana #embrodiery #couture #details

My goldwork supplies arrived today from India! I am in love with the vibrancy. I'll be combining this with some glass beads on embellishments for my debut collection coming in September. 🦑🌊⚓️ . . . #gsofw #goldwork #learnsomethingnew #oohshiny

exquisite goldwork by Mary-Anne Gooden, found in Glasgow Art Club, class with @RoyalNeedlework Scotland

Dead Ice

• <b>Author:</b> Laurell K. Hamilton<p>Anita Blake has the highest kill count of any vampire executioner in the country. She’s a U.S. Marshal who can raise zombies with the best of them. But ever since she and master vampire Jean-Claude went public with their engagement, all she is to anyone and everyone is …

Sweep in Peace

• <b>Author:</b> Ilona Andrews<p><i>Innkeeper Chronicles #2</i><p>Dina DeMille doesn’t run your typical Bed and Breakfast. Her inn defies laws of physics, her fluffy dog is secretly a monster, and the only paying guest is a former Galactic tyrant with a price on her head. But the inn needs guests to thrive, and guests …

Amazon Book Review

You might have noticed our new address: When we launched this modest blog with an immodest name in 2007, "omnivoracious" …

Ilona Andrews Interview

FATED by Benedict Jacka

Urban fantasy fiction: there's more to it than sex with were-leopards

By riffing on the paranormal in a city setting, urban fantasy explores the gamut of human weirdness and has become a publishing phenomenon. How long until it gives us the next Game of Thrones?<p>The numinous. The weird. The fantastic, or even the spiritual. Whatever name it goes by, humans have a …


3 YA Urban Fantasy Titles

Because realistic fiction is the bread and butter of my YA reading, I have to be really conscious of making sure I step outside of that comfort zone …