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Ikat prints + Neon shoes

Dress: J.Crew; Shoes: J.Crew (similar here); Bag: Rebecca Minkoff; Sunglasses: Aqua for Bloomingdale’s (similar here); Watch: Skagen ( 108 more words



For FIVE months now, I have been working on my website — if not the phyisical items, at the very least in my mind. I have gone through more versions than I want to admit. 193 more words

Ikat 2+2 blouse

We’ve had a cold snap here in Montana, with temps down in the 50s and 60s, and let me tell you, my kids had just about nothing to wear! 196 more words

Backstrap Weaving - Those Other Techniques

This month the winners of the annual weaving competiton run by the CTTC (Centro de Textiles Tradicionales, Cusco) were announced and the weavers were awarded. Many pictures of the evaluation of the textiles and the prize-giving ceremony were posted to the CTTC’s Facebook page. 1,915 more words

Backstrap Weaving

Custom Invisible Tab Curtains

As mentioned in my driftwood curtain rod post, I had been searching and searching for curtains for that project. Seriously, months worth of looking in stores and online.   652 more words


Video Behind the Scenes

What a wonderful time we had with Corazón del Lago to produce our video about the wonderful ikat dying and backstrap weaving processes!  Take a look at some of the photos! 12 more words


Happy in Ikat

So it finally happened.  Some time this summer I slipped on my favorite khaki shorts, looked in the mirror, and realized that it was time to stop wearing shorts.   390 more words