Clare Frost Istanbul, Turkey
Clare Frost's unique textiles, accessories and housewares showcase her excitement about the infinite possibilities of color, texture and handwork.
After extensive travels through Turkey, India and Uzbekistan – exploring photography, ethnography and textiles – American born Frost gained an appreciation of the beauty and complexity of traditional textiles and the people who made them.
Now based in Istanbul, Clare has worked since 2011 with a foundation in Kabul to develop and teach design courses to young, talented women from all over Afghanistan. She in constant progress on clothing and fabrics inspired by the richness of Afghan colors, embroidery and handwork, as well as other pieces for home and body with hand-printed fabrics and Gujarati embroidery.