There are a few things that can improve the quality of your outdoor areas like a deck can. It is the most versatile addition that you can update your backyard, courtyard, porch or garden with. I mean, there are just so many things that you can do with a deck, especially if it is in … Continue reading 17 Charming Shabby-Chic Deck Designs You Need In Your Backyard
It’s a pattern that dates back to the Roman Empire and Ancient Egypt. Yet it never seems to go out of style. We’re talking about herringbone — a design aesthetic that the experts say is trending higher lately in home design and which can instantly add an upscale look and chic to your interiors. Source: … Continue reading Why herringbone is hot in home design | The News
And so once again, the season of disconcerting time changes and a deep longing for one’s bed at 7 pm has arrived. It is what it is. Take consolation in the increased opportunity for some quality “me” time, complete with some comfort food, movies and couch time (if hitting the sack in the afternoon on … Continue reading 12 Throws & Movies To Ease the Daylight Savings Time Conundrum
Lena Meyer-Bergner, design drawing, 1936. Via Galerie Ulrich Fiedler, Berlin Bergner (1906-1981) was one of the outstanding textile designers at the Bauhaus. After some years in the Soviet Union she married Hannes Meyer in 1937, who had been the second director of the design school, and went with him to Mexico to work there for ten … Continue reading Lena Meyer-Bergner, design drawing, 1936. Via Galerie Ulrich…
Scary monsters and crocheted creeps: The knitted brutality of Tracy Widdess A knitted mask by artist Tracy Widdess. In an interview included in the 2014 book Strange Material: Storytelling through Textiles , British Columbia-based artist Tracy Widdess says she began knitting nearly twenty years ago. Source: Scary monsters and crocheted creeps: The knitted brutality of … Continue reading Scary monsters and crocheted creeps: The knitted brutality of Tracy Widdess
Tammy Kanat creates textile art that’s larger than life. Her colorful, highly-textural wall hangings feature organic circular and oval shapes that are a celebration of materials. “For me,” she says , “weaving projects a mood. I follow my instinct to create designs that feel balanced. Source: Larger-Than-Life Weavings are a Splendorous Celebration of Color and … Continue reading Larger-Than-Life Weavings are a Splendorous Celebration of Color and Texture
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New visual experiments by Andrei Robu (www.robu.co) Source: Let's get Funky!
John Rodriquez became well known for his textile designs in the early 1950's. He introduced a unique Australian Style. His abstract textile designs included everyday household items tea towels and curtains. The materials were sunburnt Australian shades, "deep and muted, sometimes almost three dimensional". Greys, yellows and greens were the prevailing shades. His designs originate … Continue reading Fabric Designer – John Rodiquez