Wednesday, 17 June 2015

1324 : Slubbing The Melange


Dean Clough, Halifax (c. 1970)
Scanned Medium Format B&W Negative
Alan Burnett  (N601D-1)

Slubbing Dyeing = The dyeing of textile fibres prior to spinning
Melange Printing = Printing of textile fibres with bands of colour alternating with unprinted areas

1 comment:

L. D. said...

I am glad you shared the definitions below you photo. I guess I don't know what there were spinning at that time unless it was material for the knitters and crochet craftsmen.