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posted by  Tanuki | 5¬†months, 2¬†weeks ago in Art & Culture

An exhibition of artworks made of kimono cloth opened in Mito city, north of Tokyo, on Tuesday.

"Nunoe" is a Japanese handcraft similar to patchwork in which scraps of kimono and obi fabric are stitched together to form a picture.

About 90 creations by nunoe instructor Sueko Minakawa and her students are on display.