Memory cloth

Wow, what an amazing year we had at “The traveling sewing box project”(C). It was an incredible experience for me as the creator of the project but also as an immigrant myself. When I came up with this project all I wanted to do was to share a method which had helped me navigate through the difficult times that being […]

Solar dyeing process

In her book “Slow Stitch”, Claire Wellesley-Smith, talks about the process of slow solar dyeing. Part of my slow practice has always involved dyeing, printing and painting of the textile medium, however I had never tried using solar power as the medium to fix natural dye to the fibre. As I mentioned before, my process is becoming more and more […]

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Profiling emerging sustainable fashion designer Sofija Butler

Sofija Butler For sustainable fashion designer Sofija Butler, clothing is about reconnecting the lost lines of connection between designer, maker and user, and between user and garment. For her graduating 2017 Masters collection (Masters of Fine Arts specializing in Fashion Design and Sustainability, Whitecliffe College of Art and Design)  Sofija fully explored the area of what really makes the user […]

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