Doily Artist Uses Her Own Hair To Weave Stunning, Feminist-Minded Designs

August 5, 2014 1:04 PM

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Doily Artist Uses Her Own Hair To Weave Stunning, Feminist-Minded Designs

If you have -- like us -- been hiding in the depths of the Internet, waiting for that one artist to combine the politics of female hair with the delicate beauty of textiles, rejoice! Sula Fay is here to make your feminist-minded craft dreams come true.

"For me, hair is both political and deeply personal. It emphasizes identity and contains memories," Fay explained to HuffPost of her project, "Hair Embroideries," consisting of quietly beautiful renderings stitched onto vintage Victorian doilies... using her own hair as thread.

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