Introducing Mimi Kirchner | Sew Mama Sew
Mimi Kirchner is a Boston-based artist who makes fabric art toys for grown-ups. Her original, one-of-a-kind artwork represent a range of characters from sweet babies to buff, tattooed men. Each one is a mix of reclaimed, new, vintage and over-dyed fabrics and trims; they are meticulously crafted with hand-embroidery and applique details.
Die Hipster-Puppe: Hi. Na? Darf ich Dich auf meiner Recamiere platzieren?
Mimi Kirchner sieht eher aus wie selbstgemachtes Apfelkompott und nicht wie die Produzentin einer Hipster Puppe. Obwohl selbstgemachtes Apfelkompott natürlich auch Hipster-Status genießt. Macht sich allerdings auf der Couch nicht so gut.
Plaid Your Pad
There is a chill in the air here in Upstate NY. The Hubby and our boys have broken out their flannel shirts, and I have broken out our flannel sheets. Something about that red and black checkerboard...
Unconventional Tools for Fabric Art Toys + Softies | Sew Mama Sew
Which tools are essential for fabric art toy and softie making? We're honored to have Mimi Kirchner's insight into some of her favorite tools for the job. These ideas go beyond a standard list into some imaginative, innovative uses for common products...
20 Adorable Stuffed Animals You’ll Want to Keep for Yourself
Stuffed animals and dolls seem to be a lot cuter than they used to be. So cute, in fact, that we’re tempted to buy some for ourselves.
Special Guest Mimi Kirchner on Periscope - Lilla Rogers
Next Tuesday afternoon on April 26th, we’re delighted to feature a very special guest on Periscope! Mimi Kirchner is my friend and an artist who creates hand-made dolls from vintage fabrics. Her dolls—well-known for their toile tattoos—have been featured at West Elm and Land of Nod. You can read more about Mimi in an article …