Drammens Uldvarefabrik

Sometimes, you are out with our horse and sleigh, riding through a snow covered landscape when three magical hazelnuts fall into your lap. At least it happened that way in Tři oříšky pro Popelku (Three wishes for Cinderella). The equivalent magic occasion happened for me when I chanced upon bolts of deadstock fabric from the old Norwegian textile mill “Drammens […]

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Zen and the art of mending your shoes

“But what’s the point of mending?” My philosophy is that we honor the resources put into our clothes by repairing, reusing and repurposing. When new clothes are made, they should be designed to last.When I use that kind of language – honoring resources – this is intentional. If you have had a single glance into the garment industry nothing written […]

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Welcome to the blog

Does the world need another blog? Probably not. Yet here we are, and the dawn shines upon the fresh face of a newborn blog. Tell the world what you plan in your first blog post, and eventually the gods of the internet – or anyone browsing the Wayback Machine, will laugh in your face. “Name the thing that binds you”, […]

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