Precious time at WERKSTATT:MÜNCHEN

In the Fraunhofer Straße, not far from the centre in Munich’s Glockenbachviertel, at number 31…

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Indigo textile dying at Blaudruckerei Koó

Blaudruck is a traditional method of textile dying with indigo. Actually the word printing (Druck) is confusing since the textile is dyed with indigo, not printed.

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