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This is Shamjibhai, master weaver and founder of Vankar Vishram Valji weavers in Bhuj, Gujarat.  He weaves the Desi Blankets for Stitch by Stitch. Shamji trains and employs local villagers in traditional weaving techniques at his workshop. http://stitchbystitch.eu/blog/2013/11/6/visit-to-a-gujarati-master-weaver

This is Shamjibhai, master weaver and founder of Vankar Vishram Valji weavers in Bhuj, Gujarat. He weaves the Desi Blankets for Stitch by Stitch. Shamji trains and employs local villagers in traditional weaving techniques at his workshop. http://stitchbystitch.eu/blog/2013/11/6/visit-to-a-gujarati-master-weaver

Spinning wool at #VankarVishramValji weaving workshop in Gujarat.  The traditional pit looms can be seen in the background. http://stitchbystitch.eu/blog/2013/11/6/visit-to-a-gujarati-master-weaver

Spinning wool at #VankarVishramValji weaving workshop in Gujarat. The traditional pit looms can be seen in the background. http://stitchbystitch.eu/blog/2013/11/6/visit-to-a-gujarati-master-weaver

"Khamir" and "Chequered Red Squares" patchwork quilts for Stitch by Stitch.  Made in India by master quiltmaker.  Organic kala cottons and vintage mashru fabrics. GBP 1155 - 1200.

"Khamir" and "Chequered Red Squares" patchwork quilts for Stitch by Stitch. Made in India by master quiltmaker. Organic kala cottons and vintage mashru fabrics.

Threads of Life Textiles (@threadsoflifebali) on Instagram: “We bring weavers from across Indonesia together to help each other maintain their culture and…”

Threads of Life Textiles (@threadsoflifebali) on Instagram: “We bring weavers from across Indonesia together to help each other maintain their culture and…”

Sangappa Manti (centre) and members of his family show off a grand Ilkal pallu ‘fit for the gods’ (Photo: DIPTI DESAI)

Sangappa Manti (centre) and members of his family show off a grand Ilkal pallu ‘fit for the gods’ (Photo: DIPTI DESAI)

A cotton warp being tied for ikat.  This is the story of West Timor and its textiles from Kay Faulkner's blog. Many great textile photos here.

A cotton warp being tied for ikat. Great post by Kay Faulkner about her trip to West Timor and its fabulous textiles.

A young designer couple revives traditional weaving techniques to make fashion statements

Basket-weavers in Burkina Faso making baskets for Yajibelena. http://stitchbystitch.eu/blog/2013/8/19/yajibelena-baskets-for-life

Basket-weavers in Burkina Faso making baskets for Yajibelena. http://stitchbystitch.eu/blog/2013/8/19/yajibelena-baskets-for-life

"Fish" patchwork quilt, made by master quiltmaker in Ahmedabad from vintage mashru (or permitted cloth) fabrics for Stitch by Stitch, GBP 1200.

"Fish" patchwork quilt, made by master quiltmaker in Ahmedabad from vintage mashru (or permitted cloth) fabrics for Stitch by Stitch, GBP

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