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I have learned how to sew, crochet, knit and embroider from my grandmothers. I love to resurrect a rich tradition, now forgotten due to machines and cheap labour from China.

I would like to share with you the warm feelings given by the quality of an entirely handmade object. It is not as perfect as one created by the machine, it has maybe flaws, but is also unique and human.

Depending on the inspiration, I design and make dresses, ethnic inspired pieces of apparel, embroidered pieces for home design (pillows, lavender bags, kitchen decor), knitted clothing, crochet clothing.

I use only natural fibers fabrics: silk, cotton, linen, viscose, wool, hemp, jute...and their combinations. To be honest, I am fabric-alcoholic...

I also use all kind…

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  • Female
  • Born on January 31
  • Joined November 24, 2009

Favorite materials

wool, cotton, linen, silk, lavender, glass beads, red coral, onyx, silver, leather thread, hematite, moon stone, semi precious stones

About

I have learned how to sew, crochet, knit and embroider from my grandmothers. I love to resurrect a rich tradition, now forgotten due to machines and cheap labour from China.

I would like to share with you the warm feelings given by the quality of an entirely handmade object. It is not as perfect as one created by the machine, it has maybe flaws, but is also unique and human.

Depending on the inspiration, I design and make dresses, ethnic inspired pieces of apparel, embroidered pieces for home design (pillows, lavender bags, kitchen decor), knitted clothing, crochet clothing.

I use only natural fibers fabrics: silk, cotton, linen, viscose, wool, hemp, jute...and their combinations. To be honest, I am fabric-alcoholic...

I also use all kind of materials to create necklaces, inspired by nature and history, as I am an archaeologist.

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