When it comes to women’s fashion, the word “elegance” has become shorthand for lazy writers to describe dainty aesthetics that they’d rather not mull over. But every once in a while, a line comes along that’s truly deserving of the descriptor. When it comes to the work of Lyonnaise accessory designer Anne Thomas, there’s not […]
The first meter of silk produced by a silkworm is not really silk at all. Rather, it’s a coarse, uneven fibre called kibiso that resembles something between twine and waxed dental floss. Compared to its more fully-developed self, kibiso is decidedly un-silky and has for most of silk-making history been discarded as useless. Artist Kiyomi Iwata, however, […]
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