Tags » Ikat

Silver, Cream, & Pearl on White


This homeowner did a fantastic job updating her ’70′s era home in the Tanglewood / Briargrove area of Houston. In the powder room, she kept the original black brick floors, then added a white vanity, Carrera marble countertop, and antique silver light sconces. 263 more words

Completed: The Lady Renfrew

Question: What do you get when you combine the Lady Skater with the Renfrew??

Answer: The awesomest, snuggliest, Lady Renfrew dress, of course!


There’s not much to say about this dress – I basically just summed it up in the first sentence. 764 more words

Completed Projects - New

Give Colour - Christmas Cushions and Throws...

It’s that time of year my friends… I’ve been busy here in the studio making more cushions and delving deeper into my Japanese Kimono collection and revising a favourite.  13 more words

Colour

Membuka duka hati
Terombang-ambing
Tanpa pegangan

Hanya bisa bergelayut bebas
Dalam satu ranting kecil
Yang masih muda dan rapuh
Berharap tak jatuh

Ingin aku mulai dari awal… 18 more words

Puisi

Bandha Re-Interpreted: The Famed Ikat of Odisha

Indian Ikat particularly from Odisha is admired for extraordinary illustration in resist technique. Nuapatna village in the cuttack district of Eastern Odisha is famous for the religious weft ikat textile – Geeta Govinda. 601 more words

Crafts

Resplendent Legacy: The Beloved Patola of Gujarat

Padi patole bhat faatey pan phite nahin”,

“The design laid down in the patola may wear out, but it shall never fade.”

True to this ode to its beauty, a Patola is a coveted silken textile that is believed to have been woven since the 4th century AD. 494 more words

Crafts