If everyone’s tired of embroidering their dusters, and has the fabled spare time, these video tours of the V&A Kimono exhibition are wonderful for anyone who’s interested.  Following on from the five short talks by the curator are more gems about natural dyeing and other bits of interest from Japan.  I suddenly found the spare time yesterday and peace and quiet to enjoy them all.


And if you are tired of embroidering dusters sit back and look at this