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Anarchy & Chaos in a Tribal Textile!

Most traditional textiles seem to follow the patterns that are unique to their tribe.

These patterns probably began with some seed of an idea and then evolved over generations to become clear patterns. 717 more words

Art

Daily Art Fix - Antique Tribal Textiles of Borneo

Presenting as Eye Candy – Tribal Textiles from several of the Dayak people of Borneo:

ATB-205 ANTIQUE TRIBAL TEXTILE – IBAN BEADED SKIRT

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DAILY ART FIX

Talks And Living History, Spring/Summer 2015

Here’s some events coming up in the next few months. I’ll add in new ones as they’re finalised.

24th February, 2 – 3 PM.

An Afternoon in Dove Cottage: For the Love of Dorothy Wordsworth’s Journal.  442 more words

History

"Upto My Saddle In Luddite Blood"

202 years ago this month, the show trial of a handful of Luddites ended, and men were hung at York Castle after a ‘Special Commission’ at York Assizes. 1,866 more words

Antique Textiles

"Ladies Made Happy!"

“Victorian parlour ladies” has become a derogatory phrase when it comes to describing the history of crafts.  I wrote this some time ago for Love:Crochet… 1,464 more words

History