Video: Songket, a traditional craft

Songket is a traditional Malay hand-woven fabric commonly found in Malaysia. It is one of the oldest crafts in the country, thus having a rich history behind it.

The completion of a piece of songket can take up to a few months, depending on the motifs and the amount of coloured threads used.

Sounds complicated? Watch this video to see how the weaving process is like!

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