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New Tech kites- Silk Butterfly "Swallowtail"

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New Tech kites - Silk Butterfly"Swallowtail"

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This silk kite has been hand-crafted in the traditional Chinese folk art style. Delicate silk has been cut into patterns and framed with small flexible strips of bamboo. The silk shape was painted by hand with watercolors. It was created to be a kite and softly floats through the air. Beyond flying the kite, use this beautiful silk design to decorate almost anywhere, to mark a page in your favorite book or hang as an ornament. You can create a lovely mobile by suspending any of the silk designs from the ceiling.

Sail: Silk
Frame: bamboo
Size: W 6" x H 7" (15 x 18 cm)

 
 
 
 

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Chinese kites (03:21)
Kites were first used about 2,800 years ago in China. In the past, kites were used in the military to make a signal and test the wind. Classic kites use bamboo for the spars and paper or silk for the sails. With the development of papermaking, people began using paper for the sails and kite flying has been a popular outdoor game ever since.
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    Kites were first used about 2,800 years ago in China. In the p...

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