Paper textiles handmade
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Paper Textiles Handmade are designed and handicraft by Dutch designer Marian de Graaff. The essence of the Handmade fabrics is the use of the character of natural paper yarns, creating a collection structures by using different hand techniques and finishes. Inspired by the natural light and stillness of Northern landscapes.
The Handmade Paper Textiles can be used for autonomous interior objects as well as wall / window covering, room dividing, pillow, plaid, clothes, scarf, bags, art and decorative use. It is natural, serene, transparent. It is available in natural tones, an irregular structures and textures. It has a cool touch, and is crispy light to moderate steady 100% paper. These unique, European made Paper Textiles are not in stock but are exclusively produced and handicraft on order and in cooperation with M. de Graaff. It has been presented at the Varanger museum Vadsø Norway 2016, the Sami Art Centre Karasjok Norway, the German Tekstilmuseum Krefeld Germany, Galleri Yksi in the Netherlands. More info can be found at www.mdegraaff.com