Updates . . .

by bookindian

. . . been updating the About and Gallery pages here . . . the Gallery photos are a mix of old and new images, related and non-related, to blog content.

“Quilty” . . .

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What would you do with an old quilt that was made by your grandmother??

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The boro concept project has given me a new perspective on family heirloom objects . . . should they be stored or displayed? OR, should they be reused, that is, reconfigured and used as utilitarian objects in a contemporary setting?

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I decided to use the haori-style coat pattern and make a boro that could be worn in the winter . . . it is mid-thigh in length and resembles an old Japanese sleeping kimono.

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A collar and seam binding will be added . . .

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