embroidery

Beauty

The Belarus artist turning brooches into little wearable pieces of art

Hanna Petrusevich's designs exude big Gustav Klimt energy.
Rolien Zonneveld
7.10.20
Culture

This Cape Town artist makes tapestries that feel like fever dreams

Michaela Younge uses absurdity to paint a portrait of the humour and violence she sees in South African society.
Rolien Zonneveld
2.20.20
Fashion

5 young designers making embroidery cool again

It’s time to stitch, bitch.
Roisin Lanigan
8.2.18
Fashion

meet the artist making nyc's most covetable embroidered jackets

Henry Mowgli explains why he hates selling the hand-stitched trench coats he exhibited in Chinatown last year.
Nick Fulton
7.25.18
Fashion

meet tala barbotin khalidy, the parsons grad who uses embroidery as therapy

The French-Lebanese designer explains how her workshops with female trauma victims influenced her craft-focused graduate collection.
Flo Wales Bonner
6.29.18
Art

sheena liam’s incredible embroidery art features handmade hair

The Malaysian model uses a needle and thread to create tiny buns and braids.
Zio Baritaux
6.20.17
Culture

hannah hill sews powerful statements through embroidery

The 22-year-old student situates subculture and politics within her beautifully crafted work.
Hattie Collins
12.6.16
Art

how women are changing the world with textiles

Before women had a political voice, they used “domestic arts” as a covert form of protest and activism. Hundreds of years later, they’re still doing it.
Wendy Syfret
11.14.16
Instagram

instagram's embroiderers are blurring the gendered divide between craft and art

From tapestries to memes, needlework has been given women a voice for centuries.
Wendy Syfret
10.18.16
Culture

bjork collaborator james merry's incredible embroidery creations

From a moth-goth mask for the Icelandic pop queen to a glacier flower embroidered on the Nike swoosh, the common thread within this artist’s work is transformation.
Zio Baritaux
7.2.15