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Ideas: Bursting the Maker Bubble: Part 1


By Regina Connell. We’ve been at this for a few years now, covering indie makers, talking about issues in the space, and exploring what it means to be a maker. And it was heady for a while, covering all these … Continue reading

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Pick of the Week: Savage Beauty Comes Home

Birds Nest Headdress Autumn Winter 2005/6

By Regina Connell. Savage Beauty, a retrospective celebrating the life and work of Alexander McQueen was one of NY’s Metropolitan Museum’s most successful (and lucrative) shows. But as spectacular as it was, it’s nothing compared to what’s going on in … Continue reading

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Carla Fernández: Mixing Past and Present


By Marcella Echavarria. Photos courtesy of Edgar Avila. Fashion designer Carla Fernandez looks with the eyes of a researcher, an anthropologist, a historian in awe of the immense treasures found in Mexico. Her signature design is geometric, distinctive, and respectful … Continue reading

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Virtues of Craft: Getting Beyond Balance

By Kyle Studstill. A few months ago, I found myself thinking a lot about the idea of balance and the various ways that we have come to think about it. I was intrigued by this idea because the word “balance” … Continue reading

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