Shibori is the Japanese word for a traditional resist-dying technique that has gained international popularity over the last decade or so.
A group of Hmong minority women in northern Vietnam were taught the skill set by Japanese practitioners and now produce some of the most amazing Shibori craft outside Japan. This is cross cultural exchange at its best!
Here are 6 placemats that are sure to inspire. Mixed sets are best. The shades of blue will vary from piece to piece, due to the natural indigo dyeing process.
~13" x 17"
Care: machine wash cold with like colors. Machine dry medium heat (some shrinkage to be expected), or dry flat.