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Southeast
Asia
Southeast
Asia
Fine textiles from Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Laos
Fine textiles from Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Laos

Ikat is one of the most complicated dying and weaving techniques. Yarns are tightly bound to resist dye, and the textile is dyed several times. The finest ceremonial ikat textiles in the world come from Indonesia, and the most famous are from the island of Sumba.

Available Ikats
Made from Southeast Asian Textiles
Ikat Jacket made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoIkat Jacket made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Ikat Jacket made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoIkat Jacket made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Ikat Jacket made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoIkat Jacket made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Southeast Asian
Cross Stitch
Cross Stitch Poncho made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoCross Stitch Poncho made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Cross Stitch Tunic made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoCross Stitch Tunic made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Made from Southeast Asian Textiles
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Made from Southeast Asian Textiles
Kachin Vest made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoKachin Vest made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Southwest
China

Southwest
China
Fine textiles from Southwest China
Fine textiles from Southwest China

Batik refers to a wax resist dyeing technique. The wax is applied to the cloth by hand, and the waxed areas do not absorb color when the textile is dyed. 

Available Batiks
Made from Southwest Chinese Textiles
Batik Dowry Jacket made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoBatik Dowry Jacket made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Batik Jacket made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoBatik Jacket made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Batik Tunic made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoBatik Tunic made from southeast asian textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Batik Jacket made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoBatik Jacket made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Southwest China
ROBES
Antique Story Robe made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoAntique Story Robe made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Jianhe Embroidered Robe made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoJianhe Embroidered Robe made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Metal Gimp Robe made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoMetal Gimp Robe made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Made from Southwest Chinese Textiles
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Made from Southwest Chinese Textiles
Miao Indigo Hemp Jacket made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoMiao Indigo Hemp Jacket made from southwest Chinese textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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West
Africa
West
Africa
Fine textiles from West Africa
Fine textiles from West Africa

The Baule people of the Ivory Coast are known for their vibrant textiles, predominantly indigo. Baule cloth is woven on small strip looms, and strips are then sewn together.

Available BAULE
Made from West African Textiles
Baule Jacket made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoBaule Jacket made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Baule Tunic made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoBaule Tunic made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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West African
MOSSI

Made by the Mossi people of Burkina Faso.

Mossi Poncho made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoMossi Poncho made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Mossi Tunic made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoMossi Tunic made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Mossi Tunic made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoMossi Tunic made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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Mossi Tunic made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoMossi Tunic made from West African textiles by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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France
France
Fine textiles from France
Fine textiles from France

These shirts were made by nuns in 19th century France. Their work supported their convents. Field workers wore these shirts before the industrial revolution popularized machine-woven fabric. Many of the original owners had their initials embroidered on the front. 

Available WORK SHIRTS
Made from French Textiles
French work shirt made from textiles from France by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoFrench work shirt made from textiles from France by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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French work shirt made from textiles from France by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoFrench work shirt made from textiles from France by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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French work shirt made from textiles from France by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoFrench work shirt made from textiles from France by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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French work shirt made from textiles from France by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New MexicoFrench work shirt made from textiles from France by Dancing Ladies in Santa Fe New Mexico
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