I have learnt many things whilst writing this blog. It has taught me to understand how to research into textiles in more depth and i have gained more knowledge about the history of textiles and traditions that I never knew of before. My favourite blog post to write about was the family photograph, probably because […]Read more "Blog Reflection"
Something I have come across and thought was very interesting was this woven robe which is a central Asian ikat. Ikat is an ancient technique in textiles ranging from Southeast Asia to South America to the Middle East etc. It is a process in which ‘loose threads are tied into bundles using grasses or wax-treated […]Read more "Museum Object-Central Asian Ikats"