Shibori Workshop at General Store with Niki Livingston

Lauren had a blast at General Store this weekend learning about shibori dye techniques with Niki Livingston of Lookout & Wonderland. Lauren brought along a couple simple white tops from past seasons inventory to test the indigo dye techniques.

Niki demonstrates a ranges shibori techniques

Niki demonstrates a ranges shibori techniques

Using beads, clothes pins, and chopsticks the fabric is folded and twisted to create patterns and motifs

Using beads, clothes pins, and chopsticks the fabric is folded and twisted to create patterns and motifs

Fabric ready for the dye bath

Fabric ready for the dye bath

The finished results hanging to dry

The finished results hanging to dry