I made this gif ages ago but it was too big to publish on Tumblr.
When I found it today and separated it into 3 parts to be able to show it. I think it’s cute. I would chose a lighter and less saturated color scheme if I made it today but I let it be the way I originally made it :)
Traditional translucent painted horn comb of a perch, sparrow, made in the town of Wuxi, Jiansu Province. In the old times, these items called “Palace” combs were packed in brocade boxes and sent to the Imperial Court. Dimensions: 16.19 (w) x 4.45 (h) x 0.32 (d) cm (fish); 9.21 (w) x 3.5 (h) x 0.32 (d) cm (sparrow); 9.21 (w) x 3.5 (h) x 0.32 (d) cm (other bird)
How to Make Easter Bunny Softies From Socks (handicraft instruction)
Instead of giving chocolate this Easter, get crafty and make these adorable rabbits from little socks. Soft toys made from socks are fairly quick to make and don’t require a lot of sewing. What are you waiting for? Hop to it.
Lakai Suzani, traditional textiles of Uzbekistan, late 19th century, polychrome silk embroidery on silk ground. A fragment of embroidery on photo. Size 345 by 264cm., 11ft 4in by 8ft 8in. Source: Sotheby’s auction.