Mazahua Quechquemitl. Pic by Karen Elwell.

Mazahua Quechquemitl.
Pic by Karen Elwell.

Thursday 4/17/2014

Quechquemitl; clothes; textile; mexico; embroidery;

Crafted Worlds by Per Fhager (2008-2013) at steneprojects.se (Stockholm).
Thanks to Geraldine Juárez for the tip.

Wednesday 4/2/2014

sweden; textile; embroidery; cross stitch; 2000s; 2010s; video games;

Poster for the Cohen Brother’s thriller Fargo (1996).

Poster for the Cohen Brother’s thriller Fargo (1996).

Tuesday 3/18/2014

poster; design; embroidery; cross stitch; film; 1990s; 1996;

Huichol Red Deer Mexico. Pic by Karen Elwell.

Huichol Red Deer Mexico.
Pic by Karen Elwell.

Monday 3/17/2014

clothes; mexico; textile; embroidery; Huichol;

design-is-fine:

The Peterson’s magazine, 1864. Geometric design for embroidery. USA. NYPL

design-is-fine:

The Peterson’s magazine, 1864. Geometric design for embroidery. USA. NYPL

pattern; embroidery; 1864; 1800s; textile; print; book;

strudel-cutie:

Huastec quechquemitl

Cross stitch poncho/top piece from Mercado Artesanal de la Ciudadela in Mexico City, via.

clothes; embroidery; textile; mexico; cross stitch;

Tablecloth from 1800s (Sweden). Photo by Anders Norrsell. Via

Tablecloth from 1800s (Sweden). Photo by Anders Norrsell.
Via

Friday 2/21/2014

1800s; sweden; textile; embroidery;

Petter Hellsing, Över floden in bland träden, 2008.

Petter Hellsing, Över floden in bland träden, 2008.

Sunday 1/26/2014

2000s; art; textile; embroidery; sweden;

By Severija Inčirauskaitė-Kriaunevičienė, via thisiscolossal. Click her name to see much more.

Sunday 1/19/2014

2010s; embroidery; textile; latvia; cross-stitch;

Märta Måås-Fjetterström – ”Odins Jakt”, 1903.

Saturday 1/18/2014

1900s; rug; textile; weaving; embroidery; sweden;

Thou Shalt Do the Right Thing by Owen Gildersleeve for the D&GArts company’s 2009 ad campaign.

Sunday 1/12/2014

advertising; 2000s; cross stitch; embroidery;

Sampler from China, early 20th century. Via.

Sampler from China, early 20th century. Via.

Sunday 12/29/2013

cross stitch; embroidery; 1920s; 1930s; textile;

Sampler from Mexico, Puebla, Cholula, mid 19th century. Via.

Sampler from Mexico, Puebla, Cholula, mid 19th century. Via.

cross stitch; embroidery; 1800s; textile; sampler;

Friendship Handkerchief by Magdalena Wipf (1916), via

Friendship Handkerchief by Magdalena Wipf (1916), via

Saturday 12/28/2013

embroidery; 1910s; cross stitch;