Korowai

Collection by Gina Bradford

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Korowai (cloak with decorative tassels), 1800 s, New Zealand. Gift of Alexander Turnbull, Te Papa E Textiles, Textile Patterns, New Zealand Flax, Polynesian People, Flax Weaving, Maori Designs, Geometric Fashion, Maori Art, Textile Texture

Korowai style of cloak | Collections Online

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Kahu huruhuru (feather cloak) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Maori Designs, Maori Art, All Things New, New Zealand, Feather, Weaving, Tapestry, Embroidery, Cloaks

Kahu huruhuru (feather cloak) | Collections Online

Kahu huruhuru (feather cloak) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Rare woven baskets known as kete (kit bags) hand-made from Muka (flax fibres) and feathers. Woven Baskets, Basket Weaving, Maori Patterns, Flax Fiber, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Weaving Projects, Weave, Art Gallery

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Whatu is the main technique used to weave Kakahu ( Māori cloaks).No looms are used, it is a form of weaving using just the fingers. Maori Patterns, Quilt Patterns, Flax Weaving, Flax Flowers, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Weaving Projects, Weaving Techniques, Pretty Cool

4 November 2014

The owl in the taniko border that I mentioned in my previous post, made it's first appearance in another weaving project. Harakeke was harvested and muka prepared and woven in the traditional manner. Weaving begins at the botton and the taniko border is woven once the main body of the kakahu is completed. This is the top part…

Kahu kiwi (kiwi feather cloak) named Piata Maori Designs, Maori Art, Cloak, Kiwi, Feather, Weaving, Collections, Hair Styles, Beauty

Kahu kiwi (kiwi feather cloak) named Piata | Collections Online

Kaitaka (with Angora goat hair elements) New Zealand Flax, Maori Patterns, Flax Weaving, Triangular Pattern, Wood Sculpture, Abstract Sculpture, Bronze Sculpture, Frank Morrison, Maori Designs

Kaitaka (with Angora goat hair elements) | Collections Online

Kaitaka (with Angora goat hair elements) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Kahu kiwi (kiwi feather cloak) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Google Art Project, Cloak, Kiwi, Feather, Museum, Collections, Quill, Mantle, Feathers

Kahu kiwi (kiwi feather cloak) | Collections Online

Kahu kiwi (kiwi feather cloak) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Kaitaka aronui (cloak) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa Cloak, Museum, Collections, Fashion, Moda, Mantle, Fashion Styles, Robe, Fashion Illustrations

Kaitaka aronui (cloak) | Collections Online

Kaitaka aronui (cloak) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa