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And another thing: Austen’s damsels may have muddled while clad in flimsy muslin frocks, but the outfits worn by Clueless’s heroines are far closer to ourown hearts.
The name does not allude to the muslin headdress, dyed with indigo, but rather because the dye gradually leeches out into the skin of the wearer.
There are also 200-thread-count, 100 percent cotton muslin sheets.
Natural fibers like silk, cotton, wool and muslin take dye most successfully.
Not to mention the hundreds of bodies that are cremated, or sometimes simply wrapped in muslin, and tossed into the river daily.
Sometimes Ms. Benglis considers these plain pieces finished works, which isn’t always the case, although the best have the mute restraint of dressmakers’ muslins.
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