Collection by Amy

magpie of the mind Cas Holmes: Lace Lines - Lace Flowers unfolding forms… Concertina Book, Accordion Book, Cas Holmes, Tea Bag Art, A Level Art, Handmade Books, Book Making, Lace Making, Textile Artists

Lace Lines

I have had a busy Autumn as we head into winter and as the days grow colder we see the lacy lines of trees and plants more clearly 'etched against the skies' and shadows of trees strongly cast against the sides of buildings. I was delighted to exhibit in Memory Cloth at the Museum of Kantfabriek in the Netherlands. This exhibition included installations along a collective theme of lace and textiles with the artists Glenys Mann (who originally devised the exhibition), Els Van Baarle, Cherilyn…

Forme d'Expression / Double Layered Batwing Coat -- I know this is not knitted, but the shape would be good for a knitted cardigan. Silk Socks, Mode Boho, Fashion Details, Fashion Design, Skirts With Pockets, Long Sleeve Tees, Textiles, Menswear, My Style

La Garconne | Fashion

Shop Fashion on La Garconne, an online fashion retailer specializing in the elegantly understated.

The catacombs of Palermo, Italy. Another historical place that I would love to visit` Post Mortem, Memento Mori, La Danse Macabre, Creepy, Scary, The Catacombs, Cemetery Art, Weird, Horror

Capuchin Monastery Catacombs

Catacombs with thousands of well-dressed mummies.

Connecting the architecture and design community with leading brands to create efficient, modern and sustainable designs. Concept Models Architecture, Architecture Portfolio, Architecture Design, Landscape Model, Model Sketch, Arch Model, Parametric Design, Digital Fabrication, School Design

Architecture Inspiration | Building Products | Discussions

Connecting the architecture and design community with leading brands to create efficient, modern and sustainable designs.

Heavy cream canvas straitjacket worn by some female patients as a restraining device at a mental health hospital - Mayday Hills Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa Alternative Name(s): Straightjacket Mental Asylum, Insane Asylum, Mental Health Hospitals, Psychiatric Hospital, Straight Jacket, Striped Canvas, The Past, Female, Clothes

Treasures of the Museum

Australia’s Museum Victoria celebrates 150 years of public life with a handsome volume highlighting some of its most treasured objects. Written largely by muse

Shai Langen Redefines the Human Form Technology Wallpaper, Arte Obscura, Sculptural Fashion, Magazine Art, Human Body, Human Human, Oeuvre D'art, Wearable Art, Collage Art

Shai Langen Redefines the Human Form

The Webby award-winning tattoo magazine interviewing legends and newcoming artists.

petra gipp arkitektur · MEMBRANE – a dialogue between architecture and textile Conceptual Model Architecture, Concept Architecture, Architecture Design, Architecture Portfolio, Landscape Model, Landscape Artwork, Landscape Fabric, Tectonic Architecture, Petra

petra gipp arkitektur · MEMBRANE – a dialogue between architecture and textile

MEMBRANE � a dialogue between architecture and textile_petra gipp arkitektur

Aganovich at Paris Fashion Week Fall 2015 – christmas Fashion White Fashion, Paris Fashion, Runway Fashion, Fashion Outfits, Womens Fashion, Curvy Fashion, Fall Fashion, Fashion Trends, Classic White Shirt

Aganovich at Paris Fashion Week Fall 2015

Aganovich at Paris Fashion Week Fall 2015 - Details Runway Photos

I am working on my Diploma with Sian Martin's Distant Stitch course. This is a distance-learning course in design, textile arts, creative embroidery and mixed media based in the UK. Textiles Sketchbook, Art Sketchbook, Decay Art, A Level Textiles, Growth And Decay, Textiles Techniques, Free Machine Embroidery, Crewel Embroidery, Creative Embroidery

Hand Forged Goods for the Kitchen & Home by rwrightstudios on Etsy

Amazing textile arts blog. stitching in the sun

Inspiration: Straight jacket was our first inspiration Mental Asylum, Insane Asylum, Asylum Halloween, Halloween 2019, Jacket Drawing, Mental Health Facilities, Halloween Disfraces, Bustier, Menswear


THE FIRST MENTAL HEALTH FACILITY IN AMERICA Did you ever wonder who took responsibility for, or treated, the mentally ill during the Colonial era? At that time, either family members or the parish church oversaw their care. However, if the individual could not be controlled, and if they were thought to be harmful to themselves or a menace to others, they were often jailed or sent to a poorhouse. While there was a hospital in Philadelphia run by the Quakers that established a wing for the…

Vogue Italia July Shape and Cut Photographer: Steven Meisel Fashion Editor: Brana Wolf Hair: Louis Angelo Make-Up: Pat McGrath Models: Erin O'Connor, Maggie Rizer and Myka Dunkle Yohji Yamamoto, Look Fashion, Fashion Details, Anti Fashion, Fashion Ideas, Fashion Tips, Erin O'connor, Japanese Fashion Designers, Betsey Johnson


Anne-Line Drocourt – Écrivez Moi En Prose Dans Le Bois D’Agar (PoemOnTrial_Dareen Tatour) written by : Anne-Line Drocourt label: #PoemOnTrial by Dareen Tatour release date: November 11th, 2018 link:...

“ Agnes Richter, a mental patient in Austrian asylum, embroidered her jacket with text. Through the script she transcribed herself into time, space and place. Her writing orients and disorients. Made in it is a standard issue uniform given to. Art Textile, Textile Artists, Textiles, Straight Jacket, Human Condition, Embroidered Jacket, Outsider Art, Couture, Creations

Gothic Charm School: pretty things

For those of you interested in horror movies, I highly recommend the documentary Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror on Shudder. It’s amazing and fascinating.

harrietpophamaliceideas: Narrative Dress -tells the story of my Mother and Fathers relationship. -a comically dysfunctional but undeniably charming romance. -potential for an embroidered Alice Book. -Embroidery, Aplique, and Image transfer. Sculpture Textile, Textile Fiber Art, Textile Artists, A Level Textiles, Art Du Fil, Fabric Manipulation, Fabric Art, Textile Design, Wearable Art

A word on words

“There is something about words. In expert hands, manipulated deftly, they take you prisoner. Wind themselves around your limbs like spider silk, and when you are so enthralled you cannot move, they pierce your skin, enter your blood, numb your...