Old Chiangmai Thai Textiles Exhibition
Old Chiangmai have collected a rare and beautiful collection of traditional Thai textiles along with silks and sarongs from as far afield as China and Laos. They can be viewed in the textiles exhibition building.
The following are featured in the exhibition:
Ta Style Sarong or Tor Teen Tor Eaw Sarong A Sarong Thai Lue women wore daily.
Teen Jok Sarong. A Sarong woven with the Jok technique at the hem of the cloth. Thai Lue women wore this on special occasions.
Yok Dok Silk Sarong
Originally from Lamphun Province but made fashionable again by Princess Dara Rasamee, wife of King Rama V.
Silver threaded Teen Jok Sarong
It has been in the Chutima-Nimanhaemin family for about 100 years.
Siver threaded Ikat Sarong
Worn by women in Luang Prabang about 100 years ago