Marlborough March Wearable Fiber Exhibitors
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Whether high fashion, simple practicality or pure flamboyance, wearable fiber handcrafted clothing is the outward expression of your own, very individual sense of style. Textiles used for wearable art are usually of natural materials, such as wool, silk or cotton and encompass a variety of techniques; most often hand-weaving, knitting, dyeing or painting. You might find distinctive touches, such as hand made buttons or beads, metallic threads and fringe, luxurious tapestries or velvety rayon chenille. Look for special techniques, like ikat weaving or shibori dyeing, and accessories, like handbags, neckties, hats or scarves.