Shibori Shirt

Shibori Shirt

The last in a 3-part series of bleaching experiments.  This t-shirt was treated in the same way as the previous experiment, but had quite a different result.  It reminded me of the Japanese technique of Shibori dyeing.   I started with a dark brown t-shirt which had...
Tie-Bleaching

Tie-Bleaching

Taking the Colour Away.  Reverse dyeing! Welcome to part 2 of a 3–part series of experiments I did using bleach to rescue some items in my wardrobe. This partially smocked T-shirt was a favourite of mine, and I was disappointed when it was spoilt by some bleach...
Kanzashi Flower Necklace

Kanzashi Flower Necklace

Japanese styled fabric flower necklace created from local vintage sari fabric.  Threaded with a hand-twisted cotton cord and finished off with touches of crochet. Available as a Boutique Limited Edition option from Freshly Found More colour options coming...
Azuma Bukuro Bags

Azuma Bukuro Bags

Azuma Bukuro – Quite a mouthful! A  clever and simple traditional Japanese style bag. Also called a wrap bag or triangle bag. [I believe Azuma means East and Bukuro means bag or wrapping] It’s made from a rectangle of fabric that’s cleverly folded...