Crop tops have been one of my favorite trends for a while now. They’re fun to wear and they’re so versatile – and, contrary to some beliefs, anyone can rock a crop top. But these tiny pieces of fabric can get pretty pricey, especially if you’re more focused on having a good summer than working … Read More
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Beijing-based artist Yin Xiuzhen's Portable Cities series are models of cities inside suitcases, made using old clothes from that city's residents. In her practice, she explores issues of globalization and homogenization, but also memory and transience.
Jennifer Collier explores the 'remaking' of household objects by stitching found and recycled papers. Her practice focuses on creating work from paper; by bonding, waxing, trapping and stitching she produces unusual paper ‘fabrics’, which are used to explore the ‘remaking’ of household objects. The papers are treated as if cloth, with the main technique employed being stitch; a contemporary twist on traditional textiles. www.unittwelve.co.uk