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Exhibition: Striking Patterns – Global Traces in Local Ikat Fashion Design

Exhibition dates: 21 October 2016 – 26 March 2017

In eastern Indonesia and Timor-Leste people wear hand-woven, decorative ikat cloths as a mark of prestige and to flaunt their taste for fashion at festive events.  205 more words


Blue Ikat nails

Et bonjour vous ! Comment ça va avec ce ciel gris, cette pluie interminable et ce vent froid ? Déprimant n’est-ce pas .. Mais je viens mettre de la couleur dans votre vie avec mon nail art du jour !! 210 more words

Nail Art

Episode 57: Textiles in Southeast Asia with Chomwan Weeraworawit

On this episode of Talk Travel Asia podcast, we talk with Chomwan Weeraworawit about the rich textile history and diversity across the region and how you can experience it. 877 more words


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home: trend [ bohemian ]

The boho trend in interiors is broad ; with colour and styles – but the layering and the type of fabrics or patterns is always key. 145 more words


Fashion file: Resplendent ikat

HAPPY DIWALI all my friends! I hope this festival of lights brings happiness and peace into everybody’s lives :). With this special day upon us; it is time for an eye catching ensemble that will let you shine as bright as the sparklers. 202 more words


Two Years of Barren Finally Beautified! (Coordinating Patterns)

In yesterday’s post, I wrote about a family that has been living with a partially-remodeled powder room for more than two years. Today I got them one large step closer to being finished. 131 more words

Hello there, Helmi

I have sewn a couple of Named sewing patterns recently, namely the Inari and Leini dresses. The Inari was a bit of a no-brainer, shall we say? 1,124 more words