Archive for February, 2012

Installation of Indigo Exhibit Begins at F2F

This week we have been installing our new indigo exhibit in Fiber 2 Fabric Gallery. You can see we have selected 4 beautiful antique Tai indigo blankets.. The tools of the indigo trade also will be on display including whisks,…

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Hmong Embroidery Patchwork

We have new patchwork pieces for sale in our shops! We have a piece in the Hmong Room in our villa and guests are constantly asking if we sell them. So..  we went through our Hmong textiles and have made…

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OPT on GranTourismo

  What a wonderful way to start the week. We got a note from Lara and Terence, the very talented couple behind GranTourismo, sharing the story they wrote about Ock Pop Tok! Their manifesto to learn from the places they go…

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Family comes to visit..

Erin, our sales manager, parents came to visit last week! It was great to meet them. They stayed at the villa for a few nights and of course they shopped! Here is her mom with our sales staff; Chay, Mab…

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Scenes from today

Seeing what is out drying in the wind at the center is the best part of the day. Scenes from today shows indigo shibori shawls.. in the softest silk. Very excited to get these into the stores and on the…

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Spring Color Inspiration..

  Temple paper decorations Antique Jacket

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Tatiana Blass: Textile Artist

  Penelope”, an exhibition by Tatiana Blass. Borrowing its name from the Greek myth, “Penelope”  it is a tribute to the power of love and the praxis of weaving. Built to fill the Chapel of Morumbi in São Paulo, Blass…

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Hmong New Year

          Scenes from Hmong New Year this year. A great week long celebration of everything Hmong.

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