Tag Archives: embroidery

Presents for the Crafty, by the Crafty

Every year, especially working at a university, the winter holidays seem to sneak up on us. Everyone here at FIT is on a much-needed break.  FIT campus is closed from Friday, December 23, till Monday, January 2nd. Plenty of time … Continue reading

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Needles in the Stacks: Refining Techniques Edition

Hi, everyone! Welcome back to Needles in the Stacks. This edition focuses on fine construction techniques. As we write these reviews, Denise and I have noticed that the publication date of a book has a huge effect on how that … Continue reading

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More is More: cover that surface!

I’m off this week to see an exhibition of medieval embroidery at the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. So you can come too, I’ve compiled some images of this sort of embroidery and some of the books we have … Continue reading

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