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Eco-Dyeing I'm hooked!

I’ve had the most amazing week experimenting and exploring all sorts of fantastic ways to dye natural fabrics using plants and natural resources.

My new friend… 93 more words

The attendant’s blue dress (2)

I see it’s been a while since I attended to this. Busy with other things.

It’s tempting to think of an attendant as a servant, and therefore having very plain clothes, but where would be the fun in that? 205 more words

Textile Art

lampshades and seeing the light

CONTENT WARNING: trauma, the pain of recovery, government death by DWP policies

Sorry that title is a pun to try and get myself to lighten up about the piece I’m trying to finish ;) 882 more words

Update on upcycled silk scraps - Part II

In Part I of ‘Update on upcycled silk scraps’ I wrote about my research in preparation for making a wall hanging to be considered for the exhibition ‘Norwich Shawls: Past Glory, Present Inspiration’. 386 more words

Inspiration

CHINESE LADY LINGERIE IN ANCIENT CHINA (3) - The Connotations of Colour

We can read a lot of from the color of traditional lingerie. There are different colour schemes for different scenes, areas and identity, as well as other aspects of life. 668 more words

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