Tying up the colors of autumn: Welcoming scarves back into the fashion mix

From a practical perspective, scarves are warm. But from a fashion perspective scarves are still hotter than hot. If you doubt scarves’ fashionable favor visit Pinterest, YouTube, fashion collage website Polyvore or one of the hundreds of bloggers devoted to only scarves. As fall 2015 NYC Fashion Week was in full swing, hourly reports posted on…

Weaving in Guatemala – A Legacy of Status and Beauty

There’s no doubt that hand-woven textiles from Guatemala are some of the most beautiful that you’ll find in the world. For centuries the women of Guatemala have created these stunning, prismatic fabrics with painstaking care and effort, but it’s the spirit and history behind the art of weaving that makes their work so intensely beautiful….