January 23, 2009

Eye on Style: Natalie Chanin of Alabama Chanin

Natalie Chanin (whose work and life I very much admire) of Alabama Chanin is today's Eye on Style guest. I feel so lucky to have crossed paths with Natalie--the world she's built and the way she has lifted handmade + American stitching to couture levels never ceases to inspire me. Enjoy!

Natalie Chanin
location: Florence, Alabama, USA
occupation: Designer/ Manufacturer/ Writer/ Mother
wearing: Alabama Chanin
Natalie's favorite designers: Vintage Dior, Dries, Westwood, and a slew of others that would fill this page...

When I asked Natalie what style means to her, she wrote back: Living, Laughing, Cooking, Dancing, Reading, Sleeping, Living.

For my previous interview with Natalie click here or here for more on "loving thread".


Leigh said...

Natalie was the guest speaker at Trend Union a few seasons back - it was incredible to hear about Alabama Chanin. So glad to read more here. Thanks for stopping by my blog,Mary Jo!

Project Ecoart said...

I too love Natalie and my work was featured on her blog recently ( projects from her book "Alabama Stitch Book " ).
Here's the link : http://alabamastudiostyle.blogspot.com/2008/11/alabama-stitch-flickr-group.html

Julia said...

What a great photo of her :)

allison/1 turtle dove said...

Natalie is the best! You should try to make it one of her workshops - they are so much fun and so inspiring! Love your blog.



la petite fashionista said...

Natalie Chanin was a guest at my university's retail summit last year & I found everything she does completely intriguing! :) love your blog

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