Mother Nature is all around. Adding to the Dragonfly jacket-in-progress. Plant dyed thread, Snowdrops on Eramosa. Yarrow coming through pavement Robin friends are back
I embroidered this version of the Emblem of the Republic of Italy for Mattia Bigi, one of the first to get in touch when I started making westernwear. The “Hombre” jacket was taken off one Lee Rocker wore, and named for his side project at the time, paying homage to ZZ Top. And the real…… Continue reading andrà tutto bene
Chainstitch embroidery on hemp, in Canary’s natural dyed organic cotton thread.
Dundas/Hamilton band The Dirty Nil’s Luke Bentham got in touch a few weeks ago about making a shirt. Here’s the results!! Using dyed fabric was the one down side but anyways….we started on a design and ordered some nice Japanese cotton. Luke talked about a lightning bolt and I got out my Manuel Cuevas book…… Continue reading Star shirt