Bamboozle is a brand based in North Carolina that specializes in creating beautiful, durable and sustainable tableware for adults as well as kids. 'Tiny Footprint' is a collection for the little ones made from repurposed bamboo fibers. The process involves a technique to grind bamboo fibers into a fine material that's molded into products to create stylish and earth friendly. The collection offers plates, spoons, bowls, cups and dinner set that are biodegradable and dishwasher safe. Choose from owl, whale and elephant from here.
Friday, March 10, 2017
Thursday, March 9, 2017
New York based artist Emily Rose Thomson of Periwinkle Nuthatch has been one of my favorite artists for quite sometime. The very first post about her work on the blog was dedicated to her limited edition hand-painted nesting dolls. Today I share with you the most adorable totems hand-sculpted by the artist that are painted in the Emily's signature style recognized for it's geometric and folk-inspired patterns, and use of vibrant colors. The tiny characters are available for purchase in her online store.
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Sarah Watts is an illustrator based in Georgia whose work has been featured on the blog a few times here. Besides making products for her own brand - Wattsalot, she has worked in partnership with Cotton+Steel Fabrics, Hallmark Cards, American Express, American Greetings, Blend Fabrics, Capri Designs and Peking Handicraft to name a few. Her designs have adorned paper goods, bags, aprons, cushions, tea towels and more featuring vibrant patterns inspired by nature and creatures of the animal kingdom. The items are perfect to gift to yourself and to a friend. The above shown products and more can be found here.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Zsófia Farkas from Budapest studied at the University of Art and Design, weaving department in 2011. After working in Vienna, she returned with a certainty that she wanted to make lingerie and started her own indie brand FRKS Lingerie. Her work is full of psychedelic colors and insanely intricate hand-embroidery. The beautiful textured fabric is decorated with labor intensive hand embroidered motifs of an owl, wolf, rabbit and sometimes themes like the moon, stars and fir trees.
Her pieces are affordable considering the the rarity of finding this kind of detailed work. She can be contacted through her Facebook page if you would like her to create a custom piece for you.
Monday, March 6, 2017
Natalia Lubieniecka is a very talented textile artist from Austria. She creates unusual soft sculpture of animals using vintage fabric, lace and threads. Each piece is hand-painted and handmade with love in the artist's studio. The owls, insects and fungi reminds of cabinet of curiosities of the past. Her one-of-a-kind pieces can be found in her online store - My Soul Design. If you like to get updates on her new work, you can follow her on Facebook.