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London Pearlies, 1955. Henry Croft (1912 – 1980) was an orphan who worked among the fruit and vegetable traders, or costermongers, and admired their sense of community and comradeship. Wanting to help others less fortunate, he needed to draw attention to himself and decided to emulate the costermongers’ tradition of sewing pearl buttons to their clothing to denote their status in the market. Collecting buttons dropped in the streets, Henry sewed them onto his cap and later his jacket…

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Harris Tweed: 100 years of the Orb

Harris Tweed (Clò Mór or Clò na Hearadh in Gaelic) is a cloth that has been handwoven by the islanders on the Isles of Harris, Lewis, Uist and Barra in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, using local wool. Traditional Harris Tweed was characterized by subtle flecks of colour achieved through the use of vegetable dyes, including the lichen dyes called "crottle"....

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Snowflake leather mask in white - Nutcracker - Frozen

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Carrot Pillow - Giant 4 Foot Long Body Pillow for Loneliness

Yes, it is 4 feet long. Made of super-soft orange fleece and filled with fluffy polyester fibers, it is a huggable body pillow and molds to your

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Nie wiemy, na jakie okazje nadaje się sukienka z kapusty, ale jest piękna! Nie macie pomysłu na szalone kreacje? Duża Zielona #Big-Active to czysta inspiracja! Autor - Jessy Oag-Cooper ,

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Couching and various textiles techniques to create a piece of artistic fabric. Katherine Peever | Mixed Media Textiles | http://www.katherinepeever.co.uk/

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