Flax, hemp and linen along with cotton can all be described as canvas. Durability is crucial when it comes to works of art. Some ancient masterpiece that sells for many millions of pounds clearly mustn’t be susceptible to degradation.
The weakest of those materials is cotton. We all know how a cotton shirt gets thinner after a regular washing machine clean over the years. But a canvass shirt would certainly not be as comfortable by a very long…Continue
Muse is not such an easy word to define. The origin is thought to go all the way back to the mythical Greek God, Zeus.
In the story, his nine daughters individually represented different arts and branches of science from poetry, music, drama to history and astronomy.
Today we use it as an expression of reflective thought. We might muse over a glorious sunset or writing some poetic lines. So, if the word is used in conjunction with some material…Continue
There’s an old German song about a person that loves to go wandering with a rucksack on their back. It’s sung to one of those tunes that really does insist you walk at a fast pace.
A ruck sack, or backpack, is the easiest way to carry weight. Through the history of man,…Continue
The military trend in fashion is one that waxes and wanes. Some years it’s popular, other years we barely see it. But if you can say one thing about the military trend it’s that it’s never ridiculed. It’s not a fashion that people look back on and say, “What was I thinking?” Some people can take it too far, but when worn for the sake of fashion, it’s a look that’s very difficult to get wrong.
This is good news for us 2018-people, because it’s…Continue