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Nippori Fabric Town

Posted by LeeAnn Dussault on

Nippori Fabric Town

When I first started planning my trip to Japan for 2018, I knew that this time around I wanted to check out a local fabric shop or two. I knew that with the upcoming season for Atlantic Fashion Week, I wanted to incorporate some traditional Japanese silks/fabrics into my designs should I be accepted. I went on my computer to do a Google search of nearby fabric shops that might be close to my hotel, and was pleasantly surprised to not just find a fabric shop but an entire street dedicated to silks, threads, fabrics, zippers, appliques, and every other...

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