Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Winter Inspirations / Handloomed Tablecloths in Tonal Colors

Gift Paper

New! / Handloomed Cotton Table Cover or Throw / Golden Ratio 5-Color Stripe with Knotted Fringe and Ikat Border
48"x104" / Fits 7-8' Table / $98.50 

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Saturday, October 4, 2014

The Wool Festival at Taos

New Inventory / Navajo Churro Felt Panels 
(36"x48" (91cm x 122cm))
by Minna White / Made in Taos 

Sunday is the last day to check out the annual Wool Festival
NEW / Traditional Sabanilla Cloth for Colcha Embroidery
Handwoven Churro Wool / 20"W (51cm) / Made in Taos

Hand-Dyed Churro Wool
Thread for Colcha 
12yd (1097cm) Skeins / Made in Taos
 New Mexico Wool Blankets (90"x96")Certified Organic
New / Assortment of Wool and Jute Fiber Rugs (24"x36")

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Fall Arts/The Muse of Inspiration


Hand-dyed Silk Textiles
on Linen Panel
Colorful Blankets & Handwoven
Fabrics/ Corinto & Rosa Clavel
Golden Ratios/Handwoven Fabrics in
Azul Celeste, Pizarra Fuerte & Limón Pálido
Oros y Amarillos/New 48” Fabrics
Silk Textiles (Artisan Made)

Plate 18. Rio Grande Blanket, ca.1870

Excerpted from Rio Grande Textiles, Compiled and Edited by Nora Fisher
Handwoven 18" Cotton Fabric

Modeled after 1870s era Rio Grande Blanket Design

See Plate 18 from Rio Grande Textiles:

Friday, August 15, 2014

Colorful & Natural / Catch Wind of What's New at Common Thread

Huipil / Chichicastenango
Girl's Huipil / Colotenango
Vintage Cortes
Washed Hemp & Organic Cotton Canvas Panel / 60" x 94"

Think Vintage Sailcloth / Soft & Full 

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Summer Bounteous

Still Life with Watermelon
Silk-Cotton Dupattas
Hand-Blocked Cotton Scarves
Gudri Throws
Huipils & Corte Cloth
Simple Rugs

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Appliqué Curtain Panels

Appliqué (french for applied) is a needlework technique in which patterns are created by the attachment of smaller pieces of fabric to a larger piece of fabric. 

These cotton organdy panels are white with tone-on-tone hand-appliqué designs (tree pattern shown in sidebar). Panels measure approximately 42"x90" (106x228cm) with 5 tabs for hanging. Sold individually.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Adaptive & Disruptive/The Art of Glow/Guatemala Design

Vintage Corte Dress (Maya) at Common Thread (New Arrivals)
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