Textile Hive

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Grocery

Food brings us together. Beyond providing sustenance, it is a vehicle through which we socialize, celebrate, and show love and affection. Certain …

Los Angeles

Take A Peek At A Dynamic Textile Archive In Portland

Portland, OR

Blog – TextileDocs

Ever since I spent three years in the Tokyo suburbs while beginning my kimono studies in the mid-80sI always wondered what it would be like to live …

Japan

Exhibition|The Japan Folk Crafts Museum

Project Interwoven: studying textiles from the outside in

Today’s blog entry would like to explain how I am examining the textiles. We need to bear in mind that historical textiles are fragile and need to be …

The Textile Research Centre

What it takes to get into MoMA’s Design Store

The high priest of museum retail tells us how the store–which has been in operation for decades–picks its wares.<p>Having a product carried by the MoMA Design Store has long been a career-defining achievement for designers, even in a time when cultural relevance seems to be increasingly measured by …

MOMA

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What's Happening<p><b>Music Schedule</b><p><b>Friday June 22</b><p>5 p.m.<p>Free Music Stage – OJS<p>Los Gaiteros De San Jacinto<p>Free<p>7 p.m. – 9 p.m.<p>Plaza Event Tent – …

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival, established in 1967, honors contemporary living cultural traditions and celebrates those who practice and sustain …

This New Company Is About to Make Fast Fashion Even Faster

The new fashion company Choosy plans to use AI to copy celebrity style.<p>Every few weeks, big fast-fashion brands like H&M and Zara churn out clothing styles they hope will sell. It’s a gamble trying to predict which items will become blockbuster trends and which will fall by the wayside. These huge …

2,592 All Natural ColorsCooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum | Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

<i>To celebrate the opening of Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color (May 11, 2018-January 13, 2019), Object of the Day this month will feature</i> …

Inner Nature Art Adventures

I've been deliciously aware of birds this summer. An amazing cardinal is singing outside my window almost all day, every day--singing so insistently …

Watch Dezeen's talk with Google and Li Edelkoort live from Milan design week

Dezeen speaks to Google's head of hardware design Ivy Ross, trend forecaster Li Edelkoort and The Future Laboratory co-founder Martin Raymond about …

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20th-Century Kimono and Textile Design

20th Century

#MCNYlive: '60s Fashion with Anna Sui and Andrea Aranow

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Brooklyn Tweed is Bringing Fiber Production Back to the U.S. with Style

Our hope is that we can contribute to the make-your-own-wardrobe movement by inspiring hand makers and by showing them that handmade garments can …

Tweed

Artists - Snyderman-Works Galleries

<b>PREVIOUS ARTIST:</b> Greg Biche<b><br>NEXT ARTIST:</b> Eric Boos<p>Yvonne Pacanovsky Bobrowicz<p>I am concerned with expressing interconnections, interconnectedness and …

Art

Eva LeWitt's Effervescent Curtains

At the Oslo space, Gallery VI, VII, Eva LeWitt’s delicate curtains are hung against a backdrop of concrete and Fauske marble. The site-specific …

V&A · Fashioned from Nature

Museums

Beadwork Adorns the World

“ndn girlz / rez girlz,” 2009 Teri Greeves (b. 1970, Kiowa nation) High-heeled canvas sneakers, glass beads 10 x 9 x 3.5 in. (25.4 x 22.9 x 8.9 cm.) …

Shihoko Fukumoto | Artists

Biography<p>1945Born in Shimizu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, raised in Osaka1963Graduated from Western painting course, Osaka City Kogei High …

TEXTILE MANUFACTURING IN BRITAIN 1700 TO 1850 – A CASE STUDY

[No: XCV | March 25, 2018 | By Viveka Hansen]<p><b>The pre-industrialisation in urban, rural and domestic areas may be seen from perspectives of textile</b> …

The Jallayeh: A Palestinian Wedding Gown

Palestinian wedding dress, #96.19.01<p><i>Blog post by Amanda Denham MA ’17</i><p>Part of my job here at the Cornell Costume and Textile Collection is to research …

Women’s Work: Celebrating (More) Amazing Female Artists of the Village

Scrolling through <i>Off the Grid</i> or any other collection of New York history, we’ve all become familiar with the legendary characters of the Village – …

Open House Spotlight: KinStitch

Kinstitch's print on demand service empowers designers to create their own textile products, such as clothing, tableware, bags, pillows, and wall …

New Quilts from an Old Favorite: Bow Tie

March 16 - June 12, 2018<p>Finalists and winners from the annual competition are showcased along with traditional examples featuring the theme of the …

Vanishing Traditions: Textiles and Treasures from Southwest China | The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum | The George Washington University

Festival jacket (front), China, Guizhou Province, Taijiang County, Miao people, 20th century. The Textile Museum 2015.8.158. The Bea Roberts …

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Indigo Dyeing: Time and Patience

Learning about indigo continues….<p>I often receive questions about indigo dye that fades very quickly on a textile. When I ask the dyer how long the …