Textile Design
 

Na’ama Ben Moshe | You Are A Doll! | July 11.16

Hello! It’s me. Einat. It’s been forever since I wrote something. With the 2016 Graduate shows popping up in Israel and while few of my favorite 2015 graduates starting to bloom, I decided that it’s the perfect time to show up and just start writing again. So… Without further ado, let’s talk about Na’ama Ben …

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Tamara Efrat | Coding, The Embroidered Way | January 11.16

Instagram is a wonderful thing, especially when you live abroad and need your daily fix of Israeli inspiration. That’s where I stumbled upon Tamara Efrat’s mesmerizing Crafted Technology. Crafted Technology is a collaborated research project between Tamara, a M.Des graduate of the Industrial Design Department at the Bezalel Academy and Moran Mizrahi and Dr. Amit …

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Interview | NDOTO | Sweet Dreams Are Made Of This | August 28.15

When I stumble upon monochromatic bedding, my heart skips a beat. Strange, but oh so true. However, when Michel Tidhar Wrote me about her NDOTO (aka bedding for tiny creatures), I paused. Literarily. Then she offered to send one of her dreamy blankets and pillow covers for my very own mini me. I just couldn’t …

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Michal Taharlev | A Sea Of Delicate Threads Turn Into Wearable Beauties | July 1.15

You guys, I’m still alive. Not as productive online (hopefully it will change soon enough), but if there is one place I try to be more visible, it’s my Instagram account (not to mention, checking my feed @#%$ times a day). Anyways, I’m only sharing this because Instagram is where I first stumbled upon Michal …

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Touchka | Wearable Stories | May 12.15

Jenny Lumelsky was one of the firsts who joined me, on my Illustrated Break, with her beautiful wallpaper, back in 2011. When she wrote me about Touchka, her brand new adventure with her very own mister, Tomer Ronen, I couldn’t be happier. After all, it doesn’t get any better than breezy scarves and beautiful illustrations. …

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Mia Mélange | Drawing Lines Like No Other | January 8.15

Whenever I receive an email from one of Shenkar College‘s textile design graduates, my heart skips a beat. I have such a soft spot for this wonderful department… Anyways, I’m only telling you this because when Mia Danieli, the one behind Mia Mélange, wrote me about her new collections, I wasn’t expecting to see ceramic …

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Student Break | Kathrin Schank | Botanical Monsters | September 2.14

By now you all know that I’m obsessed with all things watercolor and especially when you combine it with a zest of neon. So… when I bumped into Kathrin Schank, a fresh new graduate out of the Textile Design Department at Shenkar College, and her Montrous Botanics, I knew she is my kind of designer. …

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Interview | Swift Textiles | Mixing Modern and Tradition Creates Magic | July 15.14

It’s no secret that Textile has been one of my greatest discoveries since starting my DesignBreak journey almost five years ago… Back than I knew nothing about it, but little by little I discovered so many young talented designers, who make this tiny Israeli scene much more exciting let alone beautiful and vibrant. Michal Fierstein …

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World Break | New Market Goods | Bangladesh Calling | June 30.14

Usually I don’t post two Wold Break posts in a row but there is always a first time for everything. When my fellow MSSer, Stephen Jameskennedy, shared with me his New Market Goods partnership with Deshal (a small community of artisans in Dhaka) “to produce a line of popover shirts, with the goal of better …

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World Break | Minka Inhouse | Chilean Soul | June 26.14

Fran Aldea, the heart and brains behind Minka Inhouse, had only one wish when she started her crafty journey in her home town Santiago, Chile. Her wish was to find a way to celebrate local craftsmanship that comes from the heart. First she quit her day job, then she started searching for talented local craftsmen …

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Lee Coren | Urban Surroundings and Dreamy Escapism | June 24.14

Not every 8 hours spent in Rome are bound to lead to a beautiful collection. BUT, for Lee Coren it’s the only way she rolls. “The collection was inspired almost completely by an 8 hours stop in Rome, Italy… and is constructed on the melding of urban surroundings and dreamy escapism. The collection features handmade …

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