Ming Pao Weekly Magazine + Gambiered Silk Sample Set (CN)
Ming Pao Weekly magazine (published in Hong Kong) with an article on Chinese Gambiered silk, (Tea silk) outlining its history, the process, and it's contemporary application today in regions of Fo Shan and Shun De, China. Included with the article are beautiful photographs and illustrations highlighting the few studios and workshops which still produce the deep brown "xiang yun sha", which translates as 'fragrant cloud organdy') featuring interviews with makers, designers, and students.
Each copy comes with 3 different samples of the beautiful gambiered silk in various weaves and prints.
A PDF of the English translation can be downloaded here
Published by Ming Pao Weekly (2014). Printed in Hong Kong. 63 pages, full color images. Chinese text. 9 x 11 in (0.5lbs)
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