HANDBAGS


CATEGORY A : DESIGNED AND EXECUTED BY ARIANE BRITO

CATEGORY B : TRADITIONAL HOUSEHOLD NAMES KITS ASSEMBLED INTO HANGBAGS AND TOTE BAGS EXECUTED BY ARIANE BRITO



CATEGORY A : DESIGNED AND EXECUTED BY ARIANE CRAFTS

GEORGIA SUMMER HANDBAG PROTOTYPE by Ariane Brito

  1. MATERIALS: Embroidery canvas , fabric remnants, embroidery thread, DMC Natura XL yarn. Anchor tapestry yarn, leather "HANDMADE" front tag to acknowledge and confirm the item is hundred per cent handmade with no resource to sewing machines whatsoever.

  2. APPLICATIONS USED : Adobe Illustrator.

  3. DESIGN : 3.1. Effects achieved via unique combination of stitches used in different modalities of craft ( canvas stitches intertwined with non canvas stitches), most precisely hooker rug stitches intertwined with crochet stitches and back stitches intertwined with cross stitches. 3.2. Pattern achieved in blocks of plain cross stitch - yarn on canvas, pale pink-, of cross stitch yarn on canvas bordered below with back stitch black yarn on canvas and contained by embroidery lines marking overstitch pattern of florescent line two in two blocks of cross stitch, and blocks of horizontal hooker rug stitches on top of handbag giving a distinguished detail that allows the bag to be used in occasion and casual outings.

  4. TOOLS AND ACCESSORIES: Ethically sourced canvas, hooker rug crochet hook with needle eye for yarn, yarn and embroidery threads and wood handle as per pictures below.


CATEGORY B : TRADITIONAL HOUSEHOLD NAMES KITS ASSEMBLED INTO HANGBAGS AND TOTE BAGS EXECUTED BY ARIANE BRITO

  1. MATERIALS : Embroidery and sewing threads, pencil markers, pins, fabric binder, pre-made broderie and crochet border, pre-printed label " ARIANE CRAFTS" in interior of material and leather label " HANDMADE" in exterior of material.

  2. APPLICATIONS USED: Social Media to engage charities known to receive donations of handmade items by women in their shops .

  3. DESIGN: If Aida fabric kit , design will be placed in centre of tote bag much in the fashion of Victorian tote tags with applique embroideries but if yarn cushion kit the design will be the front of the bag supported by floral or striped fabric and wooden handles.

  4. TOOLS AND ACCESSORIES: As per 1 above and as per pictures below.