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A Weaver of Wearable Art

Friday, September 9th, 2011
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W. John Jameson III was first attracted to textiles at summer camp in his pre-teens when macramé was big. Remember macramé? Commissions for plant holders

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An Accidental Artisan

Thursday, September 1st, 2011
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Jill Hurant alloys her own 24k gold; in layman’s terms, adding a percentage of silver and copper to make the final substance harder and more

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Women Around Town: Maya and Veni—
Maya Handbags and Jewelry

Monday, January 31st, 2011
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On an early trip to The Philippines on a quest for unusual materials, Veni (Venifreda) Evangelista arranged for herself and her daughter Maya to visit

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East Village’s 9th Street: A Full Block of Fabulous Fashion

Monday, May 25th, 2009
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If you love to shop in small boutiques rather than department stores, head to East 9th Street, between First and Second Avenues, in the East

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