In this issue we present you with 16 more pages of editorial and photos than usual, dedicating our feature articles to the art of repurposing with sewing. Sass Brown’s article covers four eco fashion designers and their work, which follows by a gallery of inspiration and patterns you can use to renew and redesign your unused materials. Fiona Duthie brings you her expertise in the Art of Shibori...
ART OF SHIBORI
Art of Shibori This article offers step-by-step instructions on a few shibori techniques for a beautiful scarf...Story
Lavender Crafts Make beautiful crafts using lavender, from bath products, to knitted stuffed animals...Story
Book Worm Blanket This awesome blanket is organic and fuzzy on the inside, and soft and plush on the outside...Story
Folk Schools Learn about the craft and folk schools available in the US, offering classes for traditional natural crafts...Story
Living Crafts is on newsstands at the following retail outlets: Barnes & Noble, B. Dalton, Books-A-Million, Borders, Hastings, Joe Muggs Books, Jospeh Beth, Little Professor, Scribners/Doubleday, Walden, A.C. Moore, Joann's, Indie, Whole Foods.
"I just received my Summer issue in the mail. I don't knit or crochet, but your beautiful projects have inspired me to learn one or the other or both of those skills! I just think your projects are stunningly beautiful."