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Watublapi Traditional Ikat Weaving of Sikka East of Maumere Flores Island

Watublapi Traditional Ikat Weaving of Sikka East of Maumere Flores Island

Watublapi is a small community in the Sikka district well known for its fine traditional ikat weaving. Whereas many other local weaving communities switched to industrially spun yarn and chemical dyes for the sake of saving time and money, the weavers of Watublapi still use the traditional, handspun yarn made out of local cotton, as […]

October 29 2011 | Posted in Flores Tourism, Maumere, Watublapi Ikat Weaving Village | Read More »


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