MENDING / ART

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beautiful scars

for the loved but torn

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THE 19th CENTURY FACEBOOK STITCHER

June 29, 2018

LorinaBulwerLetterNorwichMuseum

This so-called madwoman in Victorian England visibly mended her news. We hear you, Lorina...

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#MENDMARCH @VISIBLEMEND INSTAGRAM

February 27, 2018

MendMarchonInstagramWeek1

Let's do #MendMarch on Instagram! Here are all the prompts --do one, do 31, it's all good. Just one rule: make it Visible...

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ADDRESS ADDRESSES VISIBLE MENDING MOVEMENT

July 26, 2017

The journal for fashion criticism explains --brilliantly! -- what lies behind our need to sew scars on old clothes...

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MENDITATION

February 09, 2017

Meditating can be hard, but sewing with total attention is almost the same, and it shrinks the mending pile too...

 

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Don't dump it

WHY DARN?

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The best & most interesting embroiderers, textile artists, designers and stitchers, who visibly mend with nerve and verve. Coming soon: order your own VM...


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