Friday, 29 January 2016

Chinami Mori

Chinami Mori weaves using a freestyle Japanese weaving technique known as Saori. Chinami’s 93-year-old grandmother Emiko is often her model, photographed in a burst of colour and their internet fame is spreading. Chinami's weavings alow her to combineamazing colours and textures by using a mixture of colored yarn, string and fabric.
“There are no rules, I can weave as freely and as colorfully as I want.”  Chinami 
Emiko her grandmother spends time at Chinami’s workplace almost every day.
“She’s my favorite person in the whole world,” says Chinami. “I make grandma happy, and that’s just so much fun for me." 

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