Tag Archives: textile
September 1, 2011 Color Me Natural
Every day we’re flooded with alarming warnings about the modern lifestyle and its impact on the environment, from dyes and pesticides to plastics. As eco-awareness increasingly sweeps across the world, it’s refreshing to remember the natural, sustainable practices in places … Continue reading
August 12, 2008 Mark Your Calendar!
Spring 2009 Fashion Week New York – September 5-12London – September 14-19Milan – September 20-28Paris – September 30- October 8 Los Angeles International Textile Show (Celebrating 15 Years of Design Inspiration) Autumn/Winter 2009 – October 27-29Spring/Summer 2010 – March 31 … Continue reading
February 22, 2008 The Resurrection of a Chancay Warrior
The Chancay people inhabited the Chancay and Chillón valleys on the central coast of Peru circa AD 1000 – 1476. They are best known for their textiles and fortunately thousands of Chancay textiles survive in museums around the world. This … Continue reading