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September 11, 2019
Indigo Sashiko Boro Leggings from The Ardent Thread

These pants go by various names depending on where you look: Mataware また割り(splits), Momohiki 股引, Matahiki また引き. Essentially they  are a type of trousers worn tight at the calf and baggy at the hip. Common in rural Japan until the early 20th century, these were worn by shop workers and farmers alike. These are different from Mompe or Monpe, もんぺ which were baggy trousers typically worn by working women. Today you can still find these tight, wrap-around leggings worn at festivals and parades by men and women carrying large floats or performing in traditional dances.

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August 13, 2019
NEW KNITS SOLIDS from Art Gallery Fabrics-The Creative Blog

Knit solids straight copy*NEW KNIT SOLIDS: Atlantico, Sage, Bora Bora, True Red, Aquamarina, Night Sea, Daffodil, and Coral Reef.


Hello, fabric lovers! 


Today I am excited to share with you our latest release of KNITS SOLIDS in 8 new colors! With its four-way stretch, this fabric calls for the softest apparel, quilts, and even home decor. We added this new range of colors, so you have more color options to pair with your next big project. Once you felt how soft our knits are, you’re going to want to sew everything with it. So, that’s exactly what we did… we created ...

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