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When Mariana Barran ties a knot on a thread or positions crochet needles in her hands, she begins to move forward by going back in time. As the founder of Hibiscus Linens, her Houston-based line of fine handmade textiles for the home, Barran researches historic patterns, consults with clients to design motifs, oversees a team of talented artisans, and hand-stitches many pieces herself. She performs these tasks joyfully and with a deep commitment not only to preserve traditional needlework, but also to revive and reinterpret the craft for a new generation. “We’re not trying to replicate the past,” Barran stresses. “We’re creating new heirlooms using these exquisite and timeless techniques.” In our modern, mechanized world, how did intricate hand-sewn needlework...

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Who you NEED to Meet: Mariana Barran of Hibiscus Linens

Who you NEED to Meet: Mariana Barran of Hibiscus Linens POSTED ON FEBRUARY 28, 2017 BY STEVE MCKENZIE'S   Fact, beautiful, hand-embroidered linens never go out of style. Another little fact for you, handmade linens make an ideal gift, any time any place. Always. Our friends at Hibiscus Linens take the art form that is handcrafted linens to another level. The time they put into creating each luxurious linen is obvious. Their fine, artisan linens are derived from centuries-old techniques. These pieces are absolutely heirlooms for tomorrow, and their designs are timeless and truly unique. Mariana Barran Our friend, and Hibiscus Linens’ founder, Mariana Barran’s work combines a modern aesthetic, which she combines with traditional textile and needlework techniques. As an artist, Mariana is passionate about...

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Atlanta Trunk Show

"Be Our Guest, Be Our Guest..."-Please Join Us In The Presidential Suite At The Ritz! Mark Your Calendars As We Would Love To See You! 🌿🍴 •Sat Jan 14: 4-8PMSun Jan 15: 7AM - 8PMMon Jan 16: 7-10AMHappy Hour 6-8PM Sat & SunCoffee Tea & Tablescapes 7-10AM Sun & MonThe Ritz Carlton One Block South Of AmericasMart 181 Peachtree Street | Tag friends in Atlanta This is your chance to see and order your needlework textiles and linens. Table linens, Hostess gifts, Baby & Bride Heirlooms and Bed linens all in one place! Bespoke service available! 

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