Bazaar Bayar

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Bazaar Bayar
Tales from Turkey of our handmade lives in Istanbul + Sharing the common language of craft + Cultural commentary + Exploration of fiber art treasures, ancient and modern
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  • Reworking Threads 3 months ago Photo: Theresa May Obrien We’ve been on a rollercoaster ride here in my beloved city of Istanbul. A chaotic life has left me scattered, unable to write much, only make. But recently, an international women’s group asked me to reflect on the intersections of craft and culture, globalization and...
  • Lively Color: The Turkish Tulip 3 years ago Home decor for lively spaces: an up-close look at handmade fiber art that brightens any space. Blending and clashing like fields of tulips just burst from the ground, design is often the challenging act of reflecting Mother Nature in spinning yarns and combining colors. Whether random slashes like...
  • Turkish Autumn: Mohair Throws 3 years ago The season has changed here in Istanbul, overnight it seems, with dramatic thunderstorms and much needed monsoon rains. Suddenly, time to put away the sandals and summer dresses and bring on the boots and leggings. And a soft warm throw to ward against the chill evening breeze… Write as I might,...
  • Resolution: learn a new craft 3 years ago A craft workshop in which to gather these pieces together, Bazaar Bayar Samatya Time for our winter hibernation to come to an end. There is just too much craft inspiration swirling around us, despite grey days and endless revelations worthy of the most outrageous soap opera in local and national...
  • Turkish woven treasure preview... 3 years ago It’s my birthday today. I’ll be spending it taking pics of a color-drenched collection of vintage and antique carpets we’ve just received from a friend here in Sultanahmet who has decided to retire, closing his shop. We are so inspired to be living with these handwoven treasures for [...]

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Mohd Danish
17:31 PM October 08, 2017

Very nice

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