On the salience of the carnation bulb in Balenciaga’s recent haute couture show, a meaningful DIY-project with flowers, and the contemporary renaissanc…
How flowers found their way (back) into contemporary menswear and the question of what it all means.
Red carnations were given to guests, worn on lapels, and carried down the runway at Balenciaga's 50th Couture Collection last month.
Flowers aren't meant to live forever. Yet, their decay is always somehow tragic. In this month's recollection: an experiment to make mallows, and memor…
Want to dive further into this month’s theme? We’ve gathered a variety of resources on the topic of fashion and flowers, from exhibitions on roses to a…
Join us on Friday 16 July at 21:00 CET for a live discussion on the practices of mending, embroidery, and the personal meanings of needlework.
On the masculinities of needlework, the Fries Museum's embroidery exhibition, and mending a well-loved pair of jeans.
Throughout time, men as well as women have wielded the needle. So why do men who stitch continue to raise eyebrows?
With Haute Bordure, the Fries Museum in Leeuwarden (NL) celebrates the richness of four centuries of needlework and craft in the Netherlands.
How I rediscovered the beauty of mending my own clothes (and how it brought me closer to my grandmother).
Want to dive further into this month’s theme? We’ve compiled a list of resources to inspire your next needlework project, from visible mending to a doc…
Join us on Friday 18 June at 20:00 CET for a live discussion with Andrew Groves and Mark Prendergast.