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Long Olive Green Coat and White Cork-Sole Sandals

The whole outfit is jaw-droppingly awesome- especially the long olive green manteau with pockets, the matching olive green scarf, and yes, those beautiful white sandals with woven cork soles….so gorgeous and memorable!

Fashion

1994: The Second of Four Elephants

This was an eventful year, but not in a way that is easy or fair to talk about. But I may have a story to tell even though I can hear the heavy footsteps of… 1,170 more words

Knitting

You Shall Make Tzitzit

The “Tallit Prayer Scarf”

Today tallits come in many sizes, shapes, colors and designs.  This is possible because their are no rules governing what the tallit as a garment should look like.  433 more words

Handweaving

Is This Your Shawl?

When we last left my shawl, it looked something like this:

It was a handful of repeats into the pattern, but already showing promise.

Over the course of 17 days, adding repeat by repeat, it started to look like a nice shawlette. 695 more words

Knitting

2 Coats at Historic Site

The picturesque castle ruins is the famous Persepolis historical site…surprisingly, these are the first photos I posted from there, after so many years. This modern family is looking great- partially due to the short denim manteau with white stripes, worn by mom, and partially because the little girl is wearing an adorably oversized hat. 25 more words

Fashion

Pattern and Story

For many years I have had one foot in the world of picture books and another in the world of textiles.

Question: Is this a textile design or a children’s book illustration? 386 more words

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