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DIY Dying - Shibori Style!

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DIY Dying - Shibori Style!

Shibori is known to be one of the oldest Indigo dying techniques in Japan, most popular in the early Edo period when lower class people where forbidden from wearing silk. We’ve been seeing beautiful Japanese textiles emerging in the denim world in recent months and have already covered Sashiko and boro techniques infiltrating the western market. After also reading the amazing Indigo, The Color That Changed The World yesterday, we see it as a fascinating and inspiring indigo dye method.  Here, we’re going to take a look at how some of the amazing indigo patterns are created.

Shibori DIY

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