A Conversation: The Lowdown on Textiles

The source of it all

By Regina Connell. Textiles are so fundamental to the way we live and yet, unless you’re a maker, it’s rare that we spend time considering anything about them—other than how beautiful they are and how they feel, that is. But … Continue reading

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Noticed: Little Fool Textiles

Production matters. Little Fool Textiles.

By Regina Connell. I’m one of these people who loves earrings, rings, bracelets…but I’ve never been about those big, statement necklaces. Not sure why, but there we are. However, my daily uniform of black (or if I’m feeling daring, navy … Continue reading

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Noticed: Elk-Small world, big ideas.

By Regina Connell. There is something about the Aussies, isn’t there? The self-deprecating humor. The food (though let’s not talk about Vegemite, you can’t count me as one of those rabid fans). The beer (now we’re talking). The big personalities … Continue reading

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Mavens and Storytellers: Marcella Echavarria

Cambodian hand spun silks at Morimoto atelier in Angkor Wat Cambodia

By Regina Connell. There are some people out there who just can’t help themselves. And thank goodness. Because if it weren’t for them, the world would be a far sorrier place. And less beautiful, too. Marcella Echvarria is one of … Continue reading

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