|[Images courtesy The Loaded Trunk]|
I thought of the show when I came across the latest offerings from Roni over at The Loaded Trunk: vintage Hill tribe resist-dyed natural indigo denim pillows. To me, the deep, softly-worn blues also suggest fabrics of the wild American frontier, giving these pieces a real East-Meets-West feel.
Out of Southeast Asia closes October 13. For details on the wrap-up event, From Village and Court to Global Commodity: Southeast Asian Textiles, which will include speakers ranging from Dr. Ruth Barnes of Yale University Art Galley to Tim Johnson of Jim Thompson, click here.