THE CREATORS

elworthy studio: Where Art Meets Function

Clair Obscur textiles (Gold:Bronze:Black)

By Regina Connell. I have always been a little standoffish about wallpaper, most likely because I don’t particularly embrace pattern. And anyone who knows me will nod vigorously when I say I struggle with color. So the combination of color … Continue reading

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New Work: Siba Sahabi

Saba Sahabi Blue Alchemy

By Regina Connell. We’ve long been huge fans of the category-defying Siba Sahabi, an Iranian/German artist working in Amsterdam. At first glance, her work looks like it’s made of clay: classical forms but with ribbed finishes that possess a simple, modern, slightly industrial crispness. But … Continue reading

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Finding the Fit: Diana Slavin

Diana Slavin Collection

By Regina Connell. What is value, when it comes to clothing? What is worth paying for, what is not? There’s an old model, which is retail (offline or on; big chains or indie boutiques), that tries to define this. It’s full of waste and … Continue reading

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Modern Macrame by Windy Chien

Chien lamp: table

By Regina Connell. Macrame has a great deal of baggage associated with it. At some point during my early life, my mother gave me a 1970s book on macrame. She wasn’t particularly keen on it herself. In fact, I don’t … Continue reading

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