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The Sotis Handwoven Textiles from South Central Timor

The Sotis Handwoven Textiles from South Central Timor

The province of East Nusa Tenggara (Nusa Tenggara Timur, or NTT) is located at the Southern corner of the Indonesian Archipelago, a region that I have visited the most in the past 7 years. NTT is home to some of the most vibrant and exquisite…

Exploring Alor, Sept 2016 – Digging up the secret recipes of Natural dyes.

Exploring Alor, Sept 2016 – Digging up the secret recipes of Natural dyes.

One sunny morning on a day in early October 2016 I woke up to the beautiful sunrise on the horizon of Kupang, West Timor.  I had been in Kupang for a few days now and stayed at the Neo hotel, a lovely hotel only a short…