The Dress Like Frida Sewalong Week 2 How to make a Huipil (and a giveaway)

This beautiful Huipil, made in Mexico by skilled artisan craftswomen is available from the Victoria and Albert museum for about ¬£300. I believe this represents a fair price for the maker, transportation and other costs, and obviously a good mark … Continued

Surface Decoration – Hand Embroidery

I love Folkwear, especially traditional embroidered blouses.¬†These are garments that women have been making at home for centuries. A real classic that is beyond fashion, and always beautiful. Like a signature dish that has been reiterated so many times, it … Continued