This is what happens when copper, wool and rope are mixed together by an architect […]
A year ago, I interviewed Meghann Rader and showcased her hand-drawn pendants. I stopped by her Etsy shop to discover that she’s added some amazing handmade creations to her collection. […]
Shira Gropper has such a creative eye. It’s hard to believe that her Sheeebz collection […]
Sometimes I find an artist that I believe really deserves some attention. I kinda feel like one of those traders on Wall Street yelling “Buy! Buy!”, but hey, that’s what the LAB is all about. Joana Garganté’s VATUA collection just blew my mind and I just had to share it with you.
Looking for something new and exciting for your handmade collection? Try these stunning creations from the IKKX shop. Nao, a Belgium-based interior designer creates these one-of-a-kind pieces from cotton yarn, recycled silk saris and her unique polymer clay hoops. […]
Mixing traditional crafting methods with modern style, Idni Idniama has created a wonderful crocheted collection for her idniama shop. […]
You’d never know it by looking at the exquisitely made pieces, but they’re made from discarded materials. You heard me right, they’re made from trash. Stuff like discarded sailing and mountain climbing cords, wicks for oil lamps, resin commonly used in car parts, fabric and straps used for blinds and so on. […]
So mesmerizing, so beautiful. Saara Kaatra is an amazing artist and one that I’m thrilled to share with LAB readers. Just look at these precious little cups. They’re called Handled Lemons and Saara uses lemons to shape each one. Using Limoges porcelain and an array of pigments, she glazes the inside of each cup with a high gloss lead free glaze. Th outside retains itslemon-like surface. Each cup has a totally unique hand modelled mini handle. There are only ten available, so act fast to purchase these works of art.[…]
If you’re looking for some great inspiration to make the leap into making full-time, look no further than Kimberly Huestis. I loved reading her bio information on Etsy and her website. How inspiring it is that a one week vacation turned into a new creative career.
I love checking in on Andres Gallardo Cruz and Marina Casal’s fab handmade shop. I don’t think there is another handmade collection that I know of that mixes original, hand-crafted ceramic creations, purposely ‘broken’ and reassembled into stunning statement pieces.[…]
Making a second appearance on the LAB is the ISOBELL shop, Melody Shirazi’s 1920′s inspired collection of beautiful jewelry and handmade knitwear. Take a peak at this video and then let’s check out her winter collection: