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Boro: Threads of Life

  I am really excited to see that the exhibition that I wrote about in the previous post is coming to Somerset House in London!! more info on the exhibition here I have two workshops on offer in April, inspired by ‘mottanai’ the Japanese concept of ‘waste nothing’ a one day stitch workshop inspired by BORO […]

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I wrote an earlier post about my visit to the beautiful BORO exhibition at the Amuse Museum in Tokyo. This summer there was also an exhibition in France featuring some stunning examples in the setting of a dererlict chateau, curated by Mathias Schwartz-Clauss and Stephen Szczepanek, founder of of Sri textiles in New York. The word BORO means literally “rags” but has also […]

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