Pojagi. These would be perfect in an old Arts & Crafts home, since so many of them have an Asian feel and stained glass accent windows.

These would be perfect in an old Arts Crafts home, since so many of them have an Asian feel and stained glass accent windows.

Pojagi (Korean patchwork) used in a dress. The patches are held together by a fine overcast seam

Leonie Castelino is another textile artist who incorporates pojagi as well as other East Asian textile processes into her reprertoire. I highly recommend a visit to her web-gallery as another source of pojagi inspiration.

Orange Pojagi Jacket - Truly, I never have a totally original idea. I love this concept, and it looks great.

Orange Pojagi Jacket - Truly, I never have a totally original idea.

Loomfly: Korean patchwork/jogakbo "Each patch and stitch added by the maker was like a prayer of good will that would enfold and carry the gift. Women adapted chogak po for clothing, sometimes combined with quilting, to "wrap" and dress their loved ones. Many surviving patchwork wrapping cloths from the Chosŏn period have never been used, attesting to their preservation as reminders of the affection and blessing of their maker."

Loomfly: Korean patchwork/jogakbo Hanbok made out of traditional Korean patchwork.

Patched Pojagi by Korean Fibre Artist, Chunghie Lee. Chunghie uses Korean wrapping silks called Pojagi which she sews together in intricate ...

Patched Pojagi by Korean Fibre Artist, Chunghie Lee. Chunghie uses Korean wrapping silks called Pojagi which she sews together in intricate .

Artemisia - Wearable Art Designers Translucent and vivid at the same moment.

Artemisia - Wearable Art Designers Translucent and vivid at the same moment.

Yoshiko

Yoshiko Komatsu, Description: Uses Japanese Antique Kimono Ro-Silk and Sha-Silk Fabric.Seams and Moire are part of design.

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