taniko patterns

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Adele Jackson These are Maori weaving patterns called Taniko for incorporating into flax skirts called piu piu, and into the woven panels of Maori meeting houses in New Zealand.

Fig. 88. Some weaving patterns. — a-d, triangle motifs on side borders; e-k, triangle, lozenge, "hour glass," and zigzag motifs on lower borders | NZETC

Tāniko Sampler by Rangimarie Hetet.  Found at Waikato Museum.  Beautiful!  Stunning!!

Matariki taniko sampler

Woven taniko sampler made from dyed and undyed muka (processed flax fibre). The design is inspired by the Matariki constellation.

Taniko Designs

textiles woven nz traditional maori - Inspiration

textiles woven nz traditional maori - Inspiration

o	Tukemata literally means ‘eyebrows’, but this design, with its notched zigzag patterns, has different meanings in different regions.

o Tukemata literally means ‘eyebrows’, but this design, with its notched zigzag patterns, has different meanings in different regions.

taniko by karl leonard

This is a black and white taniko design. I really like the different contemporary designed triangles. and it really suits for a korowai

This is a black and white taniko design. I really like the different contemporary designed triangles. and it really suits for a korowai

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