Tag: textile crafts

The Secret Life of Socks: Gordana Rakulj Radovanovic’s Dollmaking

The Secret Life of Socks: Gordana Rakulj Radovanovic’s Dollmaking

“The secret life of socks” is the place where socks lives their own magic life. This new life give them  Gordana Rakulj Radovanovic, sculptor and applied artist. Gordana  came across the many pictures, tutorials and books about dollmaking, and she got an idea to make her own dolls. She tried to do something else and new.

How to Make a Lavander Bag

How to Make a Lavander Bag

It is lovely to make a unique lavander bag from antique and vintage fabrics. Once you get started, you can produce a satisfying stack in a short time. You can use even modern fabrics, with interesting prints, as well as various embellishments – ribbons, buttons, lace…. The perfumed millet or wheat grains make the bags heavy and lovely to handle.

Lynn Setterington Embroidery

Lynn Setterington Embroidery

Lynn Setterington is an internationally recognised artist working in the textiles arena, most notably quilts and hand stitched cloths. Over the last decade she has worked on a number of large public engagement projects and collaborations with diverse groups.

Lauren DiCioccio: Embroideries of the Life

Lauren DiCioccio: Embroideries of the Life

One need a great imagination, skill and a good sense of humour to make a such funny and elaborate things like Lauren DiCioccio does. The objects from everyday life are brought in her embroidered world through the thread and needles. It helps us to see the world in different dimensions.

Quick Ideas for Children’s Room Decoration

Quick Ideas for Children’s Room Decoration

It is really important to teach your children from earliest age to preciate and love to live in nice and organized space. The good way to do this is to introduce them in crafting, of course on the level appropriate to their age.