Velvet scarf handprinted with wide stripe (T152)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Velvet scarf handprinted with wide stripe

Made in

London

Date

1999

Description

Black/grey velour fabric scarf with a textured surface.

Materials and techniques

This scarf is made from a base fabric of microfibre lycra velour fabric. The fabric is hand printed with a special developed rubber. It is left to dry naturally and when dry the rubber contracts which pulls and distorts the fabric to make a textural pattern.

Dimensions

length:  140cm
width:  25cm

Object number

T152

Category

References

Kate Wells - Textiles and Technology (1998)