Africa | Indigo resist dyed textile from Mali | 1950s
14th century; Nasrid Spain Silk
Africa | Wrapper ~ bokolanfini ~ from the Bamana people of the Mali | 20th century
Tribal Fabric Lewis and Wood
LEWIS & WOOD Tribal print in Flame Tree
junko oki [lemon] Japanese textile artist Junko Oki calls her work ‘Woky Shoten’ meaning ‘free movement of the line to make a simple repetition of work’. Her intricate embroideries have a worn vintage quality with layers of meticulous stitch work creating pathways and pattern.
Priceless textile art from the Inca period in pre-hispanic South America. Stellar design and colors
image for Nine Sunbursts
India | Textile, 18th century
African Textile by designer wallace | Image via doseofdesign.blogspot.com
18th Century French Silk Brocade
Suzani derives from the Persian word for needle. However, for textile lovers, the word is synonymous with the glories of Uzbek embroidery. Stitched cooperatively by women and girls for centuries as part of their dowries, suzanis today remain a significant decorative and cultural art in Uzbekistan. Since the 2nd century B.C. Central Asia's great oasis cities absorbed designs from all over the Silk Road.
Mujo antique Japanese katazome indigo textile
Fabric from Christian Dior haute couture s/s 2014
Xuta. The weavers and craftsmen behind the range of products under Xuta are part of communities and families that have spun, woven, printed and dyed for generations.
Silk fukusa (gift cover) embroidered with a flight of cranes, Japan, 1800-50, Edo period
Vintage vegetable dyed textile throws from Argentina
Japanese single gauze cotton from missmatatabi
Uzbek Suzanis - An Introduction, click through
:: Yoruba Ashoké Cloth
series of experimental textile batik/collage works