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Contemporary textile design

Contemporary textile design

Embroidery by Mrx Stitch The amount of contemporary textile design on Pinterest is just amazing. There is a whole new world out there of embroidery, knitting, quilting and even macramé. From realistic to abstract it’s all there. Today I like to show you a few of my…

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The new embroidery

The new embroidery

3-D embroidery work by Claire Moynihan Embroidery has developed into an innovative craft that pops up everywhere. Below I give some examples of the new embroidery. Floor Nijdeken invites people to step out of their cocoon and jointly embroider a carpet. This project is called “Crossover Collective”. The motto: “collect…

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Stitch!

Stitch!

From February 9 – 28 April 2013 the exhibition Stitch takes place in the Karmel Klooster in Drachten, The Netherlands. Openings hours are Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 13:00-17:00. Eight textile artists from home and abroad display their work. Rosie James  Louise Baldwin Joyce van…

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Embroidery by Lauren Dicioccio

Embroidery by Lauren Dicioccio

San Francisco based artist Lauren Dicioccio recreates everyday objects and pieces of media using textiles and time consuming embroidery. Born and raised in Philadelphia, DiCioccio received a BA from Colgate University in 2002, where she studied art and art history. Though academically trained in painting,…

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The ultimate in needlecraft

The ultimate in needlecraft

Massachusetts’s artist Linda Behar uses embroidery as a fine art. Her embroideries are based on photographs that she takes – on her travels or in her own back yard. The small size of these embroideries, combined with the density of the stitches and the lusciousness of…

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