Tag Archives: Shibori

Shibori Fish Scale Top

Fabric: Medium Stretch Jersey Knit from Dharma Trading Company Pattern: Lekala.co:  – Top – Sewing Pattern #4020 Year: contemporary Notions:  Procion Dye in Yucca and Marigold Time to complete:  Several days, for the dying process,  about 1.5 hours to sew First worn: April 10, … Continue reading

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Japanese Robe

Fabric: Silk Habotai 8mm- 45″ wide-  3 yards. Pattern: Lekala.co: Short Dressing Gown – Sewing Pattern #5247 Year: contemporary Notions: thread, fabric dye, resist, string, paintbrushes Time to complete:  About 3 days. First worn: March 23, 2014 Wear again? Yes! During the … Continue reading

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Fabric Printing and Dying

This is one of the pieces made by my teacher, Tari Kerss, a very talented textile artist. Here’s her website. TariKerss.com. It’s never too late to learn new things so off to school I go!  I know I will love … Continue reading

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