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Backstrap Weaving - Ideas into Action

Sometimes I get ideas for new weaving projects in the oddest places and from the most unlikely sources. While browsing the American Airlines inflight magazine on one of my flights over a year ago, I came across something which planted the seed of an idea. 907 more words

Backstrap Weaving

Fashion 2820 Intro to Dying and Weaving Spring 2015

2 credits (elective for Fashion Design and Merchandising students – no sewing experience necessary)Wed 9-12:50pm.

Explore textile design using natural dyes and basic weaving techniques. Techniques and processes will include indigo, sashiko, shibori, ikat, rust dying, silk felt, soari weaving, harness loom weaving. 22 more words

Backstrap Weaving - Plain Tales

There are many things to remind me that I am no longer in the US and am back in the tropics…that we are heading into summer while the northern hemisphere rolls into winter. 1,341 more words

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Backstrap Weaving - Blur

It’s amazing how quickly it can all become a blur. Here I am back in the tropics…bananas, palm trees and clinging humidity. It is hard to imagine how it had felt being amongst the redwoods experiencing autumnal coolness and colors just a few days ago, snuggling under the covers at night and listening to the chirping crickets. 2,778 more words

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Searching for Cloth in India

I’ve just returned from another Indian journey searching for cloth for Denny Andrews and myself in India. A trip filled with the new and old and surprises on the way Arriving in Delhi after a night flight we spent a couple of days in the hurly burley, travelling around in tuck tucks through streets filled with noise, smells and crowds. 337 more words

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Weaving Dialog 2014*

Weaving Dialog : Fashion Presentation by Realistic Situation, T-ra, WISHARAWISH

3 PM. December 1,2014 Srijulsup Tower, Bangkok, Thailand

rsvp : press@wisharawish.info

Wisharawish

Silver, Cream, & Pearl on White


This homeowner did a fantastic job updating her ’70’s era home in the Tanglewood / Briargrove area of Houston. In the powder room, she kept the original black brick floors, then added a white vanity, Carrera marble countertop, and antique silver light sconces. 263 more words