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New Traditions with Miao Thread Booklets

Create your version of the South West Chinese Thread Booklets.

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Urban Life
Materials and techniques
Paper, fabrics, bonding, folding and cutting, hand and/or machine stitch, embellishments.
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Skill Level
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None required
Create a project

Thread booklets come in many sizes and shapes and are versatile in format and construction. Traditionally these are used as portable sewing boxes with compartments for on the go projects, threads, fabrics, needles, pins and templates and are from the Miao peoples of South West China or Northern Thailand. Once you have worked out how they work, you will be able to understand the construction of others and create your own design.

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