Fabric Manipulation

Collection by Davina Harkness

Davina Harkness
Emily Sladen I Contemporary Embroidery Artist I Isles of Scilly Experimental textiles design using fabric manipulation & innovative no-stitch embroidery for mixed textures // Emily Sladen A Level Textiles, Motifs Textiles, Textile Fabrics, Textile Art, Embroidery Fabric, Fabric Art, Embroidery Stitches, Fabric Design, Embroidery Fashion

Emily Sladen I Contemporary Embroidery Artist I Isles of Scilly

Emily Sladen Contemporary Embroidery Artist, St Agnes Isles of Scilly, Embroidery Magazine, Mix Magazine Bradford Textile Society Winner, New Designers Show

Textiles texture samples using fabric manipulation to achieve different surface effects by gathering, layering and stitching Textile Texture, Textile Fiber Art, Fabric Textures, Textures Patterns, White Fabric Texture, Visual Texture, Textile Artists, Paper Texture, Art Fibres Textiles


I have finally put together my group of tactile samples! From top to bottom and from left to right: 1 Zigzag gathering over a string – Habotai silk 2 Furrowing – Synthetic velvet 3 Wadded quilting – Habotai silk 4 Darts – Woven linen 5 Hand gathering – Cotton canvas 6 Wadded quilting – Habotai silk 7 Partially seamed tucks – Habotai silk 8 Snipped tucks – Habotai silk 9 Cross-tacked tucks – Habotai silk 10 Tucks set with a stay - Cheesecloth 11 Criss-crossing pintucks – Curtain net 12…

Interesting technique - Innovative Textiles Design for fashion - monochromatic yarns & textures - fabric manipulation & surface creation // Minki Cheng Textile Manipulation, Fabric Manipulation Techniques, Textiles Techniques, Embroidery Techniques, Fabric Manipulation Fashion, Motifs Textiles, Textile Fabrics, Textile Art, Textile Texture

Sci-fi meets Céline: Minki Cheng presents his AW14 collection

In February, we spoke with Minki Cheng about his past- and upcoming collections. This season’s garments are made of a mix of natural fibers and silicon, which combined gives a slight sci-fi meets Céline look. ‘Japanese garments repaired with beautiful stitching to strengthen the fabric,’ is one of Minki’s research points behind the collection; the …

Viktor & Rolf at Couture Fall 2016 - Fabric Manipulation – Woven jacket with mixed fabrics for texture & contrast; couture fashion design detail // Viktor & Rolf Fall 2016 Source by langenanja - Couture Mode, Style Couture, Couture Details, Fashion Details, Look Fashion, Couture Fashion, Fashion Art, Fashion Trends, Couture Ideas

Viktor & Rolf at Couture Fall 2016

Woven jacket with mixed fabrics for texture & contrast; weaving; fabric manipulation; textiles; couture fashion design detail // Viktor & Rolf Fall 2016

Softly structured Hewitt uses different textures and manipulation techniques that I would be interested in using. This is because the way she forms the manipulation I could use to portray a floral theme. Textile Texture, Textile Fabrics, Fabric Textures, Textures Patterns, Textile Art, Texture In Art, Floral Texture, Textile Manipulation, Fabric Manipulation Techniques

Softly structured - ArtsThread

Graduate Collection 2016 Capturing the repetition and structures within organic form, closely exploring irregular repeat patterns. Three dimensional technical processes are used in collaboration with various approaches to the traditional use of appliqué, all explored through hand embroidery.

Heat-manipulated textiles design using synthetic fabric & clear plastic + embroidery; Embroidery Patterns Free, Embroidery Fabric, Embroidery Hoop Art, Fabric Art, Beaded Embroidery, Embroidery Designs, Fabric Manipulation Techniques, Textiles Techniques, Embroidery Techniques

Amy Kelly - ArtsThread Profile

Using a mixture of traditional and digital printing methods I enjoy producing unique hand crafted pieces.Strong individual design styles shown through the blending of inks and watercolours to create new tentative techniques and painterly textures. Combining soft watery backgrounds with fine linear illustrations to create complex inital designs. I aspire to have a successful career with in the Textiles industry as a designer maker working in a small studio either working independently or…

Handmade jewellery and textiles. Photos of inspiration and adventures. Textile Texture, Textile Fiber Art, Textile Fabrics, Fabric Textures, Textile Artists, Fabric Painting, Fabric Art, Creation Art, Textiles Techniques

Little stitches

There are times of the year where teaching takes over making and there just aren't enough hours in the day. Time to actually sit at my work bench is limited so I find ways to make work that is more portable. These layered, hand-stitched pieces incorporate rust dying with iron wire and I love the process of repeating stitches on a tiny scale. They explore colour and texture, my favourite ginger, rust and copper colours come through in my textiles as well as metal pieces. I'm always looking…