Making of a Security Bag | Knitwear Initiatives at RISD | Reverse Appliqué
Rare Bird of Fashion: The Irreverent Iris Apfel
Caring For Vintage Treasures
Shinique Smith: Bound Together
Turning the Page: A Sampling of Wearable
Art in Paper
The Art of Ceremony | This is Now | The Perfect Fit | Rowland Ricketts
Travel & Traditions
Stitching Identities in Panama | Mardi Gras Grandeur
Veronica Tibbitts: American Legacy
News & Notes
Current & Coming
Competitions & Opportunities
ABOVE: Ahmad Askalany, Those Who Pray (detail), 2009; iron,
palm leaves; dimensions variable. Image courtesy of Fondazione La Biennale di
Venezia. Photo: Sandra Sider.
ABOVE: Twin sweater set, Krizia, 1980s, Milan, Italy; angora wool; knit. Skirt,
Qing Dynasty (1644-1912), China; silk damask, brocade, satin with silk and filé
thread embroidery. Mandarin necklace, Qing Dynasty (1644-1912), China; silk cord,
cornelian, jade, metal. Cuff bracelet, about 1989, Europe; Amber resin, rhinestones.
Boots, designed by Iris Barrel Apfel and made by Canfora, about 1980, Capri, Italy;
leather. Bird Cages, 1950s, China; bamboo, porcelain, metal. Image courtesy of
the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts. Photo: © Eric Boman.