Red Thread Journal Dress Made by Ruth Rae (sleeve details)

red thread poetry dress by ruth rae

Creation, from the series Hommage of Roman Vishniac, 2011 Cut-out pigment print, embroidery, thread, pins and needles on fabric 44 x 32 cm with frame

Sewing Mends The Soul ~ By Ruth Rae

"When your views on the world and your intellect are being challenged and you begin to feel uncomfortable because of a contradiction you’ve detected that is threatening your current model of the world or some aspect of it, pay attention. You are about to learn something." ~ William Drury

Gaye Lincoln Protection (with Owl) Reclaimed paper, graphite, watercolour, gold leaf, thread, perspex 49 x 66 cm

Detail from Babani teal dress & coat 1920's

Women's Suffrage by scrappy annie (flickr). mixed media: stitch, fabric and clay #sewing #threads #mixed_media #fiber_art #stitching #handmade #crafts

Kirstie Macleod | Barocco | Individual panels are sent to embroiderers around the world to add new layers of stitch. The piece will not be complete until the weight of layered embroidery enables the dress to stand unsupported. See for full information and details of Barocco in performance.

Judy's Journal

The Stitch is Lost Unless the Thread is Knotted Aya Haidar

diane salter Would make a lovely art journal.

altered books and journals #journal

Hand-stitched embroidery detail with decorative patterns & texture - textiles design; drawing with stitch // Junko Oki

Thread and Thrift

Cathy Cullis Dreamers Cuff, on Etsy.

2009-8 “まぼろし” (via Chocolat et Décembre)

Altered map journal page by Gentlework


journal front with flower. Made with fabric and paper, trims and buttons. All hand bound

Ruth Singer | Shadow Embroidery (detail)