22 May 2016

embroidery in the news

While many young British designers are known to focus on the avant-garde, the London-based Alice Archer, 31, is building a modern women’s wear business around a very traditional art: embroidery. But her intricate threadwork — which she applies to every dress, skirt and coat she designs — is more high-tech than her customers might imagine...

Read the New York Times article here.

Article by Hattie Crisell; photo by India Hobson.