Remote Sulawesi, June 2017

The trip to Sulawesi is perhaps one of our hardest. To reach the weaving communities with whom we work in ...
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Timor- Power of Cloth, Power of Rivers

Unlike on many of Indonesia’s islands, Timor’s cultural geography is pulled towards its mountains rather than the sea. Many of ...
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Savu Island

We are delighted to have Willy Daos Kadati join us again in our work with Threads of Life natural dye ...
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A Dayak Desa Wedding Ceremony Using Traditional Textiles

Dayak Desa call a wedding pejadi. When the man arrives at the woman’s home to take his new bride to ...
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Life Transition Ceremonies – A Dayak Desa Ceremony Using Traditional Textiles

Traditional textiles called bidang have many uses in traditional ceremonies even to this day. For example, they are used to ...
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Gawai – A Dayak Desa Harvest Ceremony Using Traditional Textiles

Thalu Lius is from the ethnic group Dayak Desa in West Kalimantan. Lius has been working as field staff in ...
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