Edna Martin (1908–2003) was an important textile artist and longtime creative director for Handarbetets Vänner (Friends Of Handicraft), one of the oldest and most distinguished handicraft and textile institutions in Sweden. Three of her bold silk scarves are now available from HV – Handarbetets Vänner.
Granatäpple, hand printed silk scarf by Edna Martin (1965) in production 2016 by HV – Handarbetets Vänner. Photo copyright HV – Handarbetets Vänner.
Ädelstenar, hand printed silk scarf by Edna Martin (1962), in production 2016 by HV – Handarbetets Vänner. Photo copyright HV – Handarbetets Vänner.
Print designer and illustrator Emma Fällman graduated from Berghs School of Communication in Stockholm in 2013 with a diploma in graphic design. Her hand drawn patterns are applied on fabrics, wallpaper and luxury scarves. Last week she was awarded the ”Formex Formidable Design Award 2015”.
Totem Tiger, silk scarf by Emma Fällman for Emma Fällman Studio, detail. Photo copyright Emma Fällman Studio.