Black cotton sarong with woven diamond decoration

Black cotton sarong with woven diamond decoration

Woven sarong fabric, decorated with supplementary weft pattern appearing like hand embroidered diamond motifs on a solid black background. There is a 10” hem band of supplemental (continuous and discontinuous) weft pattern in multicolor cotton. Weaving is designed so the fabric is cut in two pieces and sewn into a 2-seam sarong, using the selvedge edges at the side seams. 30.5" x 75"; $35; Purchased at Wat Nong Ban, Nong Bua, Thawangpha, Nan, N. Thailand, 2011.