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TA-DAAN Journal

Welcome to our journal. Read about the ever evolving world of contemporary craftsmanship!

The Blessing of Being an Artist-Mother
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The Blessing of Being an Artist-Mother

Discover Sara Bevilacqua's journey from a world-traveling designer to an artist-mother, blending motherhood and creativity in her unique leather crafts.
From designer to creative mom: Chiara's colorful journey in jewelry making
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From designer to creative mom: Chiara's colorful journey in jewelry making

Explore Chiara Bello's transformation from a world-traveling designer to a creative mom, adding motherhood and art into her life and jewelry brand.
Creative mom artisan carefully crafting jewelry at her workshop bench, exemplifying skill and dedication
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Mom's creative journey: Balancing artistry and motherhood

Explore Lodovica Fusco's journey as a 'creative mom', she crafts jewelry inspired by motherhood and the beauty of her surroundings.
Geppetto is over!: A photographic exhibition for Milan Design Week
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Geppetto is over!: A photographic exhibition for Milan Design Week

Discover the future of craftsmanship at Milan Design Week with TA-DAAN's 'Geppetto is over!' exhibition. Meet the new faces of artisanal innovation at our pop-up store.
Milan Design Week with Daniele Fortuna and Deodato Art Gallery
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Milan Design Week with Daniele Fortuna and Deodato Art Gallery

Join us at Milan Design Week for a live show-crafting by artist Daniele Fortuna.
Our favorite craft exhibitions to see at Milan Design Week 2024
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Our favorite craft exhibitions to see at Milan Design Week 2024

Join us at Milan Design Week 2024 to explore groundbreaking design exhibitions, innovative collaborations, and exclusive events throughout Milan's vibrant venues.
Women creativity: An interview with female artists
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Women creativity: An interview with female artists

Understand the meaning of  "women creativity", featuring enlightening interviews with female artists who share their unique perspectives on the role of gender in creativity.
An interview with textile artist Kathrin Marchenko
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Exploring female artists: behind textile artist Kathrin Marchenko

Celebrate Women's Day with Kathrin. Discover how her unique artistry and personal journey embody the spirit of 'Creativity is Female,' showcasing the profound impact of women's creativity in the wo...
TA-DAAN | 10 contemporary Female Artists
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10 Contemporary female artists you need to know

Celebrate Women's Month with 10 contemporary female artists who are changing the game with their unique and powerful creations. These creatives are inspiring generations and starting important conv...
Craftsmanship, SustainableLifestyle, FoodLikeArt, CreativeCrafts, CrochetAndKnitting,  ArtisanShowcase
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10 Artisans whose creations look good enough to eat

Discover 10 incredible artisans whose handcrafted creations are food-like. In this  showcase, their unique work, blended creativity with culinary taste, will make your mouth water. 
Ocean Plastic Becomes Art: Plastikfobia
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Ocean Plastic becomes Art: 10 Innovators crafting Sustainable Design

Beneath the surface of our throw-away culture lies a world of untapped potential and 10 extraordinary artists are bringing it to light. These creative minds have set their sights on discarded plast...
Upcycled Glass Jewelry - Mila Sai Earrings
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Transforming Waste into Wearable Art: Upcycled Glass Jewels

Step into the realm of conscious design and sustainable fashion with Mila Sai and Brot Jewellery. Explore their innovative approach to upcycling discarded glass, turning it into shiny jewels that r...
I Cognito interview rings
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Boundary-breaking jewellery with Filipe Fonseca

Interview with the artisan |  Filipe Fonseca, founder of I Cognito Explore the world of genderless handmade jewels in an exclusive interview. Learn about the craftsmanship, inspiration, and philos...
Textile Artist You Should Know - Luiza Caldari
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10 Textile Artists you should know

Step into the world of textile art on a grand scale. In this blog post, we shine a spotlight on 10 talented textile artists who have mastered the art of creating inspiring works in big frames.
Shameless tapestry: Meet the artist Erin M. Riley
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Shameless tapestry: Meet the artist Erin M. Riley

Interview with a designer | In a society that often represses women’s voices and experiences, Brooklyn-based tapestry artist Erin M. Riley uses her craft to address dark and taboo themes such as vi...
Craftsmanship, Creativity, Mindfulness
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Craftsmanship, Creativity, and Mindfulness

Article written by @yabebeauty | An Artisanal Approach to Life. Unleashing the Artistic Spirit: Embracing Skillfulness, Inventiveness, and Present-Moment Awareness
Prada shoes by Nicole Mclaughlin
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Nicole Mclaughlin

Interview with a designer | Nicole McLaughlin is a New York based designer. In 2018 a hobby evolved into a career, focusing on upcycling and sustainable fashion.
Julia and Lorena
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Julia and Lorena

Interview with the artisan | Don Fisher loves sailing the seven seas in search of nice things. We had a chat with Julia, the founder, and Lorena!
Sara Bevilacqua
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Sara Bevilacqua

Interview with the artisan | We had a chat with Sara about the future of sustainable fashion, read up too see what it came out!
Giulia Tamburini in her jewellery studio
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Giulia Tamburini

Interview with the artisan | Jewelry making is an art. In 2010 Giulia Tamburini launched her brand and since 2020, her brother Francesco is helping in the business. Let’s have a chat with these guys!
Valentina Mavela
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Valentina Mavela

Interview with the artisan | Carrara marble is considered a really precious natural stone and Valentina Mavela knows it very well. We invited her to tell us more about where her passion comes from.
Upcycling and Streetwear with Tega Akinola
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Upcycling and Streetwear with Tega Akinola

Interview with a designer | During the Fashion Revolution Week our team has the pleasure to get in touch with a very creative young to talk about upcycling and her original creations.