How Fabric is Made: Visiting the Zuleeg Weaving Mill

Last weekend, early September 2019, I attended a sewing retreat hosted by Zuleeg, a German fabric manufacturer/weaving mill located in northern Bavaria. On the first evening of the retreat, we got a tour of the mill and a first-hand look at how fabric is made. I recommend this article for basic information on how weaving… Continue reading How Fabric is Made: Visiting the Zuleeg Weaving Mill

Natural Fabric Dyeing and Block Printing in India ∙ Part 2

I traveled to India for about three weeks with a good friend in December 2018 and January 2019. As part of the trip, we participated in a block printing and natural fabric dyeing workshop in Bagru. This village near Jaipur in Rajasthan is quite famous for its hand block printing traditions. There are several companies… Continue reading Natural Fabric Dyeing and Block Printing in India ∙ Part 2

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Block Printing and Natural Dyeing Workshop in Bagru, India ∙ Part 1

I traveled to India for about three weeks with a good friend in December 2018 and January 2019. As part of the trip, we participated in a block printing and natural fabric dyeing workshop in Bagru. This village is near Jaipur in Rajasthan. It is quite famous for its hand block printing traditions and there… Continue reading Block Printing and Natural Dyeing Workshop in Bagru, India ∙ Part 1

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