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Profile: Leather Works Minnesota

Kent’s Sewing Machine

By Anna Hoeschen. All photos by Caitlin Cooreman. An American flag rests against a white brick wall in the Leather Works Minnesota studio. It keeps watch over the swivel knives and mallets, the sheets of chocolate leather and the metal … 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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Melissa Fleis: Crafting Black Magic

Melissa's necklace

By Natalie Powell. An antique rifle hangs over the fireplace; leather swatches and a skull candle lie on the kitchen table; bright white walls set off black kitchen accents and a red tea kettle; black fabric hangs on a dress-form … Continue reading

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The Skin Collection by Studio Pepe Heykoop

Studio Heykoop lampshade details

by Kathryn Clark. Dutch designer Pepe Heykoop has always sought a link between design and art in his work. A few years after graduating in 2008 from Eindhoven University of Technology (the place to study design these days, I might … Continue reading

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