Month: September 2015

Red Shibori scarves

It’s interesting how different these two red Shibori scarves look when they both started off in the same dye bath. The design is very subtle on this scarf, giving it a delicate look. More rows of stitching would make this design more defined and graphic. I will be experimenting with this on another piece. The scarf …

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Linen gauze scarves

My infatuation with dyeing has led me to experiment with fibres other than cotton. I was looking for a linen gauze to experiment with, when I came across Robert Kaufman’s Veneto Linen Gauze fabric. No one locally carried this fabric and I was hesitant to order it online without seeing and touching it. Luckily, Andrea, from …

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Indigo dyeing weekend

I spent two days of the long weekend dyeing a variety of cloth with Indigo. These are just three of about 30 pieces I dyed. This cotton square was first wrapped around an empty plastic serving thread spool, held with an elastic band and wrapped with thread. When first unwrapped, it has a very sculptural quality. …

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