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Betting on batik

June 1959
09/02/2018 - 05:50

NOT ALL CLOTHS ARE CREATED EQUAL. Prolific in Asia but underrated in the West, the batik style of clothing saw its heyday in Singapore in the 1950s and 1960s. An Indonesian-Malay word, batik has come to be understood as a term for dyeing clothes using a "resist" technique. By covering certain

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