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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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Student Break | Rotem Wilk | Knitted Snow White’s Gown | September 22.11

Rotem Wilk’s graduation project at the Textile Design Department of Shenkar College of Engineering and Design is pure genius. Rotem began her journey by researching spiral structures first in nature and then she focused on Zaha Hadid‘s architectural structures. Movement, transparency and geometrical shapes where the foundation of her research and the final …

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World Break | Eleanor Bolton | Giant Scale. Soft Sensation. | May 26.11

Since developing her own craft technique of coiling and stitching cotton rope during her time at the RCA, this gal doesn’t show any signs of slowing down. Eleanor Bolton keeps on stitching, knotting and twisting her way to the big league! “Eleanor’s jewellery practice focuses on an innovative use of materials, how a …

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Student Break | Linor Shturem | Between Art And Design | January 12.11

Linor is a 2010 graduate of the Textile Design Department at Shenkar College of Engineering and Design. While writing this, Linor is in India clearing her mind, absorbing and being inspired… Her graduation project was inspired by rusty objects. It all began with collecting old objects, tribal instruments, kitchen utensils and garden tools. …

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