Selvedge magazine offers the world's finest textile photography, unparalleled design and peerless writing. Directed towards an international, discerning audience, Selvedge covers fine textiles in every context: fine art, interiors, fashion, travel and shopping. It is published every other month.
The trial issue features an interview by Yoshiko Wada with African-American quilter
Effie Mae Howard
, Jessica Hemmings chats to dancer-turned-designer
and Catherine Howard investigates the social and cultural manifestations of the
use of feathers in South America.
Other features include a section on
discussing the latest tends and essential ideas, a section
listing international exhibitions, fairs and up comings events as well as a section on
newly released books.
Folk Art: Indigenous Craft.
What is Folk Art? We find out what is so special about Santa Fe | Living Modern: Wanda Corn unlocks the wardrobe of Georgia O’Keefe | Modern Love: Alexander Girard and the sources of Modernism | Not so so-so: Somporn Intaraprayong’s hand-stitched expression | Artistic License: Designers using museum resources | White Needlework: Mamta Varma’s Chikan embroidery | Mario Testino: Peruvian Alta Moda | Mexican Artist Eli Sudbrack | Mexico Modern: Carla Fernandez | Bone Dry: Shobhan Porter of Santa Fe Dry Goods | High Fashion: In search of textiles in Peru | Tickled Pink: Keith Ricker Discoveries Cochineal in Oaxaca | Mind the shop: Shopping at ANORA in Mexico City | Dance, Dance, Dance: Morris Dancers | Plus: Merchant & Mills, Christian Dior, The Textiles of Japan and Deerfield.