Embellishing fabric has been a passion of mine since early childhood. In my current collection I utilize numerous surface design techniques, including Shibori, painting with fabric paints, stamping and tying. The aim in most techniques is to block the dye from coloring the cloth in certain areas while allowing it to penetrate in areas you want color.

The goal is to organize this process as much as possible, however, it is the “happy” surprises which makes the process so interesting and alluring. The results are always a mixture between what you want to achieve and what the limits of the medium allows you to achieve. Thus, each item is totally unique and is original.

Blue blouse tunic on rayon dyed 5 different colors.
Over dyed on one another using a block dye technique.


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Orange blouse tunic on rayon dyed 5 different colors.
Over dyed on one another using a block dye technique.


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Rayon wraparound skirt and blouse with matching
Indonesian hand-woven shawl dyed to match outfit.


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Purple Tunic using a dye blocking technique on Homespun 100% cotton cloth.


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Blue Tunic dyed with fold and tie technique on handspun cotton from Pakistan.
Fabric paint is used for design accents.


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Brown Tunic with fold and tie technique on 100% finely woven cotton
with metallic fabric painted design accents.


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Blue Tunic of Raw Silk Noil which is a textured silk that drapes well and is easy to wear. A dyed surface design technique was embellished with metallic fabric paint for accents.


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Blue Rayon Tunic and Scarf dyed in a Shibori technique producing an effect resembling Central Asian ikat.


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Loose fitting Peach and Blue Tunic Blouse in Rayon Challis. Chiffon Scarf dyed in a Shibori technique with a mixed bead Turquoise Necklace made to match.


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A hand dyed Brown and Orange Casual Hooded Top for everyday wear.


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