Journal

The Problem with 'Natural Dyeing'

The Problem with 'Natural Dyeing'

In Indonesia, sustainable fashion is a topic that is only recently gaining traction. As the most resource intensive process, a lot of focus has bee...
Field Notes | Gesikharjo Training

Field Notes | Gesikharjo Training

It is already close to midnight when we finally arrive in Gesikharjo. We are tired from the five hour drive from Surabaya but also very excited abo...
TITIK: We Are Enough

TITIK: We Are Enough

Pak Nahndiyin  is visibly proud. He is one of the weavers in Medono who works on our upcoming collection: TITIK. This new hand jacquard technique w...
Medono's Knots: A Program For The Weavers' Wives

Medono's Knots: A Program For The Weavers' Wives

After our trip last month, we have been testing different initiatives in the village to find what works. This week, we are back to test and documen...
What Happened To The Handloom Industry in Medono?

What Happened To The Handloom Industry in Medono?

A few weeks back, we visited Medono, the village where we make our 365 collection. It is a proud community with a long tradition of hand-looming, p...
Gesikharjo - A New Village

Gesikharjo - A New Village

A few days back we finished a natural plant-based dye training in our village of Gesikharjo. After a few more weeks of practice the women in this b...
Welcome to Jlamprang!

Welcome to Jlamprang!

Jlamprang is the very first of our SukkhaCitta villages, where our Field to Fabric Initiative has already been running for six months. Our founder,...