18th February 2016

Interview: Anne Griffiths, textile artist

Anne Griffiths is a textile artist with a wealth of knowledge regarding machine embroidery. We were lucky enough to have Anne speak at our Oekaki Renaissance launch party about her inspiration, her art and most of all, what she thought of the new Oekaki Renaissance machine. We had a chance …

18th February 2016

Artist Profile: Mandy Pattullo

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”1869″ img_link_target=”_self” img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text] Oekaki World is all about celebrating the clever and creative of the sewing world – we’re always looking for others who love beautiful sewing as much as we do. Our Artist Profiles show off the best and brightest of British textiles artists, from all …

18th February 2016

History of Embroidery: Two Worlds

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] Embroidery has long been a skill used to enhance and decorate fashion, homes and more. But England once led the way in the world of fashion with its unique embroidery style, skill and precision. A skill that has gone on to be adopted by many countries and made …