range of traditional & contemporary Lao, Thai and Cambodian Textiles
(woven by award winning Master weavers) are available at The Faires.
This range focuses on the precious heritage of Lao weaving & dyeing
which are experiencing a long overdue renaissance and reassessment in
their value as an intricate Asian craft. These textiles incorporate
the use of NATURAL DYES IN MAKING HAND-WOVEN SILKS.
from Laos, Thailand & Cambodia.
Weaving demo on a wooden loom.
embroidered Textiles that can be framed or incorporated into clothes
are also popular.
from INDIA with intricate hand embroidery and mirror work make exquisite
textiles in silk and cotton will also be available. A special
feature is the Pelampang textile available from INDONESIA.
a unique one of a kind table runner or wall hanging? Use textiles
from Obis and kimonos from JAPAN to custom make them!
for upholstering and EUROPEAN Tapestry are also featured at The Faires.