Stitching as meditation

meditation sewing

This conversation about stitching is itself slow, meditative and pondering, titled "Thinking Stitch" by Brenda Miller. https://vimeo.com/115214439 In the conversation, the two women sewing discuss early memories of a mother sewing practical clothes, rhythms of machine and handsewing, practicing the craft as a meditative way of slowing down, and the importance of finding that creative …

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Orla Kiely – Pattern Design

drawing patterns Orlad Kiely

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsuGh7htnYs   You can see her draw her iconic Stem design if you have access to BBC i-Player in the UK, at https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p068mj3m For everyone else, here it is:   Creative Takeaway "Ditsy-Tulip" runs a sewing vlog - here she wears an Orla Kiely fabric dress, and runs through a good range of books on …