Monday, July 18, 2016

Silk, a Fabric for all Seasons: Dyeing Fabric

Silk and rayon scarf with fringed ends from
Again I must remind you that my photography skills are limited to point and shoot, please be kind. Last week I shared our dear Jenny's dyed fabric pieces. All beautiful, this is the silk and silk/rayon blend pieces that she shared. The colors are beautiful and the jacquard weave has acted as a resist to the dye.
Calming colors, delicate patterns, and shimmering silk. What luxury, these are boutique quality items.

And look at this beauty, blues and greens in a waterfall-like presentation. I always enjoy Jenny's forays into these art mediums. Until next time...................

Sashiko, A New Technique for a Quilter-And Welcome Fall

Terri's Sweet Little Pouch I have been fascinated with Sashiko for some time. This utility type of quilting has evolved in the la...