Category: fabric

In a postcard-perfect valley in southern Norway, Annemor Sundbø nurtures her life’s work: old garments, paintings, and other clues to the myths and meaning woven into Norwegian sweaters for centuries. Now she’s trying to bring back the sheep that used to sustain this time-honored craft.

The Norwegian Sweater Detective

The Beautiful Chaos of Improvisational Quilts

Artwork by Sonia Delaunay (1885 – 1979), co-founder of the Orphism movement.

The History of American Quiltmaking: An Interview with Merikay Waldvogel

Going Green in the ‘30s and ’40s with Feedsacks

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The Vintage Waiting Room Art That’s Hooked the Shabby Chic Crowd