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Happy Birthday, Nikola Tesla!

Tesla was born on this day, July 10th, in 1856! Don’t know him? Read more about his legacy and life here. Check out this amazing art deco Tesla portrait, cross-stitched by SquddiyLumpkins. Based on this…

392 Hand-Embroidered Honey-Nut Cheerios

“She initially wanted to embroider on insects’ wings for her Calgary show, but that’s an experiment that she needs more time to perfect.” Kate Jackson is definitely one to watch. Read more about her and…

“Silver Tongued” by Sally Hewett

Sally Hewitt loves bodies and her work shows it. Her practice “centres around ideas of beauty and ugliness and the conventions which determine our definition of each.” Take some time to explore her online galleries….

Tiny Embroidered Death Star

Well, there was a major round-up for #ForceFriday a couple weeks ago, but it was a long time ago and a galaxy far away since the last fiber-lovin’ Star Wars post. Let’s fix that! Enter…

Laura Mason’s fantastic embroidered clocks

Persinette – Embroidered Linen Folk Wall Clock: The illustration for this clock was inspired by the fairytale Persinette by Charlotte-Rose de Caumont de la Force, originally published in 1698, and later adapted by the Grimm…

Uncle Mustache the Anatomy Doll

Made by Heather Jean Skalwold who says, “Uncle Mustache was my first attempt at embroidery. I’d say it was a success! I made this doll for my young nephew, Griffin, for Christmas 2012, to help…