February 13th, 2023
WRITTEN BY GWYNNE WOLGEMUTH
The Evolution of Embroidery
Embroidery is an art form that has been practiced for centuries. From intricate designs to beautiful colors, this art form has been used to create unique pieces that are both aesthetically pleasing and meaningful. The emergence of Fanm Mon, a company dedicated to bringing this ancient art form to the modern world, we take a look at the history and art of embroidery.
ZERA BY FANM MON
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The organization Fanm Mon has made great strides in empowering Haitian women since it was founded in 2013. Through their mission and goals, they have provided education, economic development, and other benefits to women in the country. The innovative artisan technique used by founder Sophia Demirtas and the growth of Fanm Mon in their embroidery and custom sizing solutions has been widely praised.
The technique of made to order pieces allows customers to select the size, design, and thread count of their clothing. The result is clothing that is perfectly tailored to the individual’s size and style. Furthermore, the intricate patterns used in the embroidery allowed for a level of detail and complexity that is often overlooked in the fashion industry.
ALANYA BY FANM MON
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PAMUK MIDI LINEN HALTER DRESS BY FANM MON
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Based in Turkey, Fanm Mon gives back to the women who artisically craft their garments with careful stitching and detail. The love and consideration that goes into every seam makes wearing hand-crafted pieces mean more than just the complexity of the work. You are truly wearing a story, and not just your own.
Honoring the centuries-old art of embroidery, when combined with modern technology and artisan technique, can produce amazing pieces of art. This outlet for creativity and passion helps nourish the indiviudality of fashion and highlights the women and designs behind the pieces.
HERA BY FANM MON
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Fanm Mon has championed this art form and its modern adaptations, creating a range of products with beautiful colors and intricate designs. Sophia has turned a leaf in the fashion world, bringing back creativity and showing the impact that artisan technique can have on today’s society. At HerStory, we are commited to supporting this fashion and the women behind the work. The recent natural disasters in Turkey have caused turmoil and hardships for families across the country and we encourage you to visit this site to see how you can help.Turkey Relief