Monday, August 30, 2010

sri threads

Sri is a by-appointment textile gallery specializing in antique Japanese folk textiles, highlighting the indigo-dyed cotton utilitarian fabrics and boro--or patched and mended--textiles of old Japan.
Sri' also houses beautiful textiles from India
ralli quilt+rajasthani turban fabric

Śri's collection of contemporary Indian textiles is tangible proof of this epic history. they offer fine examples of uncut cloth from India's many far flung textile centers, from South India's famous cotton producing states of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh to northern India's legendary Kashmir, home of luxurious wools and beautiful hand embroidery. 
visit the wonderfully rich blog here


Unknown said...

Love that last image! beautiful post, Kanika~

- Sharon

Rekha said...

Loved the threadwork, good find kanika..