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Shibori: The Inventive Art of Japanese Shaped Resist Dyeing

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A reference source to the dyeing technique of shibori. The book is illustrated throughout and presents a complete survey of the craft, from its origins, over 1000 years ago to the latest 20th-century innovations.
Paperback, 303 pages
Published October 1st 1999 by Kodansha International Ltd
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Cindy
This is good reference on shibori. It starts off with a history of the craft. A nice summary of many different types of shibori (and how to create them) follows. The book has photos of all the different types plus a lot of photos of larger pieces.

It's a great book to get if you're interested in shibori and creating shibori.
Susan
This is the best resource on shibori to date. It isn't a novel, it's a technique/methods book. I go back to it time and time again.
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