Australian fashion has a problem when it comes to sourcing raw materials

For every brand making a sustainability claim, there is a tremendous amount of offshoring happening behind the scenes. Earlier this year, the Australian Fashion Council released its 2021 Fashion Industry Report. Beyond reflections on the devastating effects of COVID on the local industry, and a bit of posturing about the …

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Robin Stroot: Random Thoughts on Crafting | Opinion

Update on my plants and roller coaster fiasco a few weeks ago. (This is where my watered plant, which I thought was drained, ended up draining all the way through my little bookshelf in my craft room.) The little drip plate under the planter didn’t did the job so I …

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Visiting Expo 2020 Dubai this weekend is a cinch, with adventure, crafts, shows and free food for the little ones

The list of outlets includes Veg’d, Farrago Express, XSYT and Mudra in the Sustainability Pavilion; Alif Café by farm2table and Farrago in the Mobility Pavilion; Gastro Roots of Hungary in the Hungarian pavilion; Canvas of Coffee Culture in the Opportunity pavilion; and Garden on 1 – Sports Bar, Kojaki, Baron, …

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Where To Find Crafts And Markets For Small Businesses The 21st show

While some small businesses have only closed their doors temporarily during the lockdown months – taking a hard hit along the way – many businesses, particularly in Illinois, have closed permanently. On the flip side, long lockouts and enduring quarantines offered a lot of extra free time that they never …

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12 of the best poncho patterns

Prima Colder days are here to stay, so if you’re looking for a new knitting project, why not consider a poncho? Hailing from South America, this timeless garment is made from a square or rectangular piece of fabric and features unstitched sides and a hole in the center for a …

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Five models to create your own evening dress

We’re officially entering the holiday season, and if you’re short on clothes and don’t want to shop for fast fashion, Sew Over It has the solution. The UK’s leading tailoring community shared five designs with Prima, so you can join the millions of others in the UK who love to …

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Seattle DIY School for Adults Teaches Crafts and Self-Confidence

If you’ve ever watched NBC’s craft competition show, “Making It” and thought you could never do it, then you’d be wrong. At least that’s what Kiya Schnorr says. She is one of the teachers of Seattle works – an adult craft school that provides the tools and expert know-how to …

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PHOTOS: Regional artisans bring unique crafts and treats to Casper

CASPER, Wyo. – Over 200 vendors are set up this weekend at what is billed as “Wyoming’s Greatest Craft Fair.” This is the 30th annual Community Recreation Foundation event, according to Joy Lammers of the Casper Recreation Division. The craft fair continues Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Proceeds …

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Emotional Toolkit, Veterans Day, Assabet Craft Fair, and Free Art

through beth to November 8, 2021 Above: Highlights this week include the annual Veterans Day parade and ceremony. (Photo by Beth Melo) Here are the highlights of what’s happening around town this week. Monday, November 8, 2021 Youth writing club (3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.) @ zoom: Southborough Library is …

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