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Leonore - shining light, Handmade Ballerina Rabbit Doll by Kotakura on Etsy

Shop for doll on Etsy, the place to express your creativity through the buying and selling of handmade and vintage goods.

Indonesian batik cloth: what was once the "compulsory outfit of politicians' wives at state functions" has now become a mainstream fashion item. Popularized by Jakarta's Bin House, batik is a method of applying a design to fabric by using hot wax. After the fabric is dyed, it is then boiled to remove the wax and reveal an intricate pattern. Josephine Komara, or Obin, of Bin House explains the intensiveness of the cloth's creation process in an interview with BBC.

Indonesian batik cloth: what was once the "compulsory outfit of politicians'…

19th–early 20th century Geography: Indonesia, Sulawesi Culture: Toraja Medium: Cotton Dimensions: L. 242 x W. 8 3/4 in. (614.7 x 22.2 cm) Classification: Textiles-Woven

century Geography: Indonesia, Sulawesi Culture: Toraja Medium: Cotton Dimensions: L. 242 x W. x cm) Classification: Textiles-Woven

Fragment of a Ceremonial Textile (Sarita), Indonesia, Sulawesi, 19th - early 20th century.

(Sarita) Date: century Geography: Indonesia, Sulawesi Culture: Toraja Medium: Cotton Dimensions: L. 51 x W. x 27 cm) Classification: Textiles-Woven

How to make a Flour-paste crackle effect

Make a Flour-paste crackle effect- Spread flour-water mixture over fabric, let dry. Crush to crackle it, then paint fabric. The dried flour mixture acts as a resist. Then washes out. This might work for a "batik" look, too! Use 1 cup flour with cup water

Handmade Bunny Ballerina - details - handmade crochet legwarmers

Handmade Bunny Ballerina - details - handmade crochet legwarmers