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Samples Needed: Textile Techniques

I have a small collection of various textile samples for my History of Costume and Textile students. I bring the samples in on the appropriate day and let the students fondle them. Some are vintage, some are modern examples, and … Continue reading

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Stalking Ebay for a tsujighana kimono

So I occasionally buy examples of textiles off of ebay for my class. I find that hands on examples go a long way to explaining things.  So I was looking for a few kimonos that illustrate shibori (tie-dyeing), embroidery (both … Continue reading

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