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Art Crafts Embroidery Tattoo Toys and Games

Twist My Moustache

I absolutely love these vintage-inspired tattooed dolls! Artist Mimi Kirchner makes one-of-kind figures from cotton toile and polyester, in addition she hand stitches details into each face and body. Her dolls are sold at craft markets and online at Etsy.

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Art Embroidery Installations

Unique Carpet on Wall

Artist Faig Ahmed has created a meticulous thread installation that was inspired by traditional Azerbaijani rugs. See also: “The Rainbow Effect” and “No Ink, Just Stitching.”

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Design Embroidery Product Product Design

Crochet Cameras

Meemanan has made a cool collection of crochet purses and iPod holders. These items can be purchased via her Etsy page.

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Animals Art Birds Embroidery

Recycling bits and pieces of Needlework

Louise Saxton’s textile artwork is made from reclaimed needlework, pins and tulle. “My current body of work reinterprets natural history and botanical paintings, reflecting the potential loss, of both species within the natural world and traditions within the home.” [1]

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Design Embroidery Geometric Patterns

Hand-Stitched Wallpaper

These are incredible sewn pattern designs by Kaylee Hibbert.

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Art Embroidery

Artist Uses Yarn Instead of Paint

The embroidered art of David Hill.

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Art Embroidery

Embroidery on Recycled X-ray Sheets

Artist Matthew Cox has launched various X-ray and MRI series—from ones with embroidered body parts to others with famous pop culture characters.

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Art Embroidery

I’m Not Working Today… I’m Staying in Bed!

Embroidered art by Joetta Maue. “I use my daily life as the main subject of my work with the idea of the work being honest, even painfully so, coming from my desire to be true to my emotions, insecurities, strengths, and intelligence without fear of ridicule or censure from a patriarchal society, ” [1] states […]

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Art Books Crafts Embroidery Movies

Hand-made “Star Wars” Book

Craft sewer Julie Gillrie has made a 10 page felt cloth Star Wars inspired book. You can buy a PDF kit to make your own at home. The artist is also working on a new edition, “A Star Trek Quiet Book.”

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Art Automobiles Embroidery Metal

Cross-stitching on Metal Parts

Artist Severija Incirauskaite-Kriauneviciene is known for embroidering car doors, kitchen pans, and other metal objects.