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Date: 11/7/12 0:20 AM

We'll be in Hong Kong late this year, for about 6 days, and of course, I'll be keeping my eyes open for some special fabric(s)- souvenirs, of course!

I'll definitely be chasing pure cotton, silk/cotton, lightweight wool(if it's available), and possibly silk if it is utterly glorious (not so sure if I actually like sewing it after recent experiences). Definitely no man-made.
DDH doesn't want to go over to the Chinese mainland (not a keen shopper!), and we'll be staying in Kowloon, but going to many of the usual tourist places. TIA

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Date: 11/7/12 3:01 AM

Sorry, Aless, can't help you there, but Vonnevo was in HK fairly recently and was waxing lyrical about the fabrics. If she is around I'm sure she will give you all the details.

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