A Journal of Craft, Travel and Culture

Monthly Archives for May 2015

A Sun-drenched Day In Cassis

– You’re going to Marseille? You definitely have to visit Cassis! – Caroline casually dropped her travel advice as I told her about my plan to…

A Glimpse into Textiles by the Blue Hmong in Vietnam

A remote village on the mountain ridge 30 kilometers north of Hoa Binh, Pa Co is home to a blue Hmong community who have been…

Mud Cloth

Generally referred to as “mud cloth,” Bogolanfini and Bogolan are two types of Malian fabric renowned for geometric patterns created through mud dyeing. Bogolan is a “simplified” version of…