Dazzling Blue Chosen for it’s practicality, this particular and peppy tone of cobalt will be the hottest hue for the coming year. You can expect Dazzling Blue to be showing up everywhere in the design world in the coming months, from clothing to accessories to home decor. Check out these 10 Dazzling Blue products! Other popular colors […]
Mahaguthi, Craft with a Conscience, is a nonprofit organization that plays a vital role in supporting socially and economically disadvantaged artisans of Nepal. Mahaguthi began with the goal of making the poor self-reliant and has been a pioneer in the non-profit social service sector. Support Mahaguthi by purchasing their products!
Starting Sunday August 18th through Tuesday, August 20, at Manhattan’s Pier 94, Artisan Resource, the semi-annual tradeshow which runs concurrently with NY NOW (formerly NYIGF), will showcase the work of numerous international artisans and companies. For the month of August, HAND/EYE will highlight eight of those companies that have traveled to New York to exhibit their extraordinary handmade collections. So […]
In Jude Stewart’s article “Q&A with Michelle Fifis, Pattern Observer” from PRINT, she shares Michelle Fifis’ (founder of the popular design blog, Pattern Observer) comments about “the sometimes-secretive world of textile and surface design”. Click here to read more! Images via: (Top row left) Texturable, (Top row right) Schatzi Brown, (Middle row right) From Past to Present, […]
The Fold Unfold Tablecloth is made from digitally printed dyes along the crease lines of a folded tablecloth that makes for an eye-catching spread when opened and laid over a table. The design comes from Copenhagen-based textile and color designer Margrethe Odgaard, a Danish Design School and RISD alum. Commissioned by Hay in Copenhagen, the […]
SERRV has 4 staff members dedicated to product design, development and merchandising. They work around the clock to develop samples, set purchase orders and work with our artisan partners to design new products. Here is a behind the scenes look at what goes into the process from one of SERRV’s senior designers, Kerry Evans, during her visit to Tara Projects in India.[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GlBWmnaCo2g&w=853&h=480%5D
It is an exciting time of the year in the United States! Christmas is around the corner and consumers are shopping for gifts to give to their loved ones. It is a very important time of the year for fair trade stores and organizations like SERRV because there are many conscious consumers looking for that […]