I went in to ask about having some clothes altered. But I was struck—bowled over would be a better way to put it—by the display of thread spools on the wall. It was a work of abstract art, I thought, appropriate for The Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston. 
Arsineh, the seamstress, graciously allowed me to photograph the display, and then herself seated in front of it. When I finally got around to asking her about my clothes, she answered without hesitation, "No problem; I do everything."
Click either image to open slide show. Use keyboard arrows, or swipe, to move through slides:
Comments are welcome. To add a comment here, submit it via EMAIL, and include the post title.​​​ 
Follow this photo blog. To receive email alerts of all new posts, submit your request via EMAIL.

You may also like...

Back to Top