Journal

12 Oct

It’s fun to turn a customer’s favorite old coat into something new! Here’s a custom order “No Baggage” clutch for Kate. A classy 3-way convertible clutch made from her well-loved brown suede jacket. (at Thomas, West Virginia)...

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08 Oct

Custom order messenger bag made from vintage men’s distressed leather jacket. Thanks to @nellierosetextiles and @theartofseth for the photos!! (at Thomas, West Virginia)...

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02 Sep

Following the quilt trail all the way down to my quilt show! #reclaimedleather #carnegiehall #quilttrail (at Lewisburg, West Virginia)...

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29 Aug Abstract Histories at Carnegie Hall – Lewisburg

My Abstract Histories series will be exhibited at the Carnegie Hall in Lewisburg, WV starting this weekend. The show runs from September 2 until October 29th. More Info: http://carnegiehallwv.com/exhibitions-films/abstract-histories-by-kimberly-joy-trathen The opening reception is this Friday evening from 6-8pm. If you're in the area, come by and say hello....

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22 Jul

Reclaimed leather patchwork makeup bag. Available at the White Room Art Gallery in Thomas, WV! #backstitched_design #recycledleatherbag #handmadebags...

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