Detail, dip-dyed or okkochizome shibori garment which is made of heavy, hand loomed, striped cotton. Made in Kyushu. I love that the images are so large in relation to the garment. For example, the flower shownmeasures 11 1/2″ in diameter. srithreads
Tie-Dyed Indigo Woman's Wrapper Tribe Dynasty Bamana (Mali) West Africa 20th century 92 x 185 cms Hand spun and woven cotton Strip woven and tie dyed Shows wear, ragged edge turned under This wrapper shows a dynamic zigzag with white tie-dyed dots running down the center of each row of zigzag. The piece has wonderful movement and the cotton and indigo have a soft well worn feel.