In the context of the Boston Handmade Marketplace "textiles" refers to handmade goods created from materials such as cloth, thread, and yarn, that were made by sewing, knitting, and/or crocheting. If you haven't yet explored the vast world of textiles, allow this to be a brief introduction, and check out the textile artists at the Marketplace to get enveloped in the beauty of it all...
|Chevron bag by Abigail Leigh Handbags|
|Pillow by Trope Pillows|
|Shibori tied silk scarf by Enchanted Hue|
|Fingering weight yarn by Lady Dye Fiber Arts|
|Members of the Common Cod Fiber Guild knitting at the 2012 Boston Handmade Marketplace|
|A view of The Stitch House of Dorchester|
|Handmade clothing by Margaret DeBruin|
Check back soon for another sneak peek at all the handmade joy that will be yours to take home at the July 13th Boston Handmade Marketplace in Union Square, Somerville.