Mariko Nagai

Mariko Nagai

tokyo / a writer. a photographer. a collector. a connoisseur of curious facts.
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Paris baby quilt - Also available for most big cities at Haptic Lab. Choose the city where the child was born and offer this quilt! claradeparis.com finds this is the most original baby gift idea ever!

Paris baby quilt - Also available for most big cities at Haptic Lab. Choose the city where the child was born and offer this quilt! claradeparis.com finds this is the most original baby gift idea ever!

Stitching techniques.

Stitching techniques.

London map quilt by Haptic Lab. This is soo awesome. Although $450 is a little out of my price range.

London map quilt by Haptic Lab. This is soo awesome. Although $450 is a little out of my price range.

Holyoke, 1938, map quilt by Timna Tarr (Massachusetts). 2015 Houston International Quilt Festival. Photo by Pam Holland.

Holyoke, 1938, map quilt by Timna Tarr (Massachusetts). 2015 Houston International Quilt Festival. Photo by Pam Holland.

I love this and could see one done using the topography of the Great Lakes

I love this and could see one done using the topography of the Great Lakes

embroidered world map ...perhaps the outline like this embroidered, then hand stitching every country/ state in as we visit it?

embroidered world map ...perhaps the outline like this embroidered, then hand stitching every country/ state in as we visit it?

Mary Bryning combines her love of textiles and embroidery with an interest in maps and the effect human settlement has on the landscape. Her work explores the patterns of geography and cartography using hand-dyed or printed fabric, recycled maps, appliqué and machine embroidery, producing images of familiar and well-loved places from unfamiliar viewpoints.

Mary Bryning combines her love of textiles and embroidery with an interest in maps and the effect human settlement has on the landscape. Her work explores the patterns of geography and cartography using hand-dyed or printed fabric, recycled maps, appliqué and machine embroidery, producing images of familiar and well-loved places from unfamiliar viewpoints.

Liz Kueneke's embroidered maps

Liz Kueneke's embroidered maps

Embroidery map of your city/town/house/bedroom etc.

Embroidery map of your city/town/house/bedroom etc.