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Thursday, November 7, 2013

Shibori Folding - no 6

A more complicated fold today, but with a very pretty result, see if you can get it by these pictures. Start with a rectangular of 50 x 25 cm or similar. Fold it like an M. Then start turning the upper corners to the middle line:

And again:
Clamp two triangles to the fabric package:
Et voila:


  1. Cool patterns...now all bookmarked but then I have to remember where and (even) that I bookmarked them!!! Thanks so much...really neat!

  2. I'm really enjoying reading your posts. I love creating itajime shibori fabrics.

  3. Wat een prachtige patronen. Lijkt me heerlijk om te doen.


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