A poncho like no other, and the value of seeing things differently

By Elle

When I saw this curious combination of Burberry-style Scotch plaid tartan and diaphanous Indian-style veil, wedded to create a poncho, I was awestruck, and it got me thinking about perspective. Continue reading


Wearable Art Show

By Abby and Elle

Last weekend we attended the Wearable Art Show & Boutique at Landerhaven. The show is a fundraiser for the Textile Art Alliance, an affiliate group of the Cleveland Museum of Art, dedicated to helping enlarge the museum’s textile collection.

This year the boutique was open to the public; you didn’t have to attend the show in order to shop. If you missed the show and boutique this year, mark your calendar for Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013. Trust us, you’ll want to be there!

Vendors and their extraordinary wares filled three large rooms at Landerhaven. Photo: JennSimmonsPhoto.com

Most vendors were local, but a fair amount came from New York, Indiana, Michigan and other nearby states. Photo: JennSimmonsPhoto.com

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