SONIC FABRIC: SOUND ART BY THE YARD.
ALL SONIC FABRIC GOODS ARE ETHICALLY PRODUCED.
SONIC FABRIC is woven from 50% cassette tape/50% polyester thread at a family-run textile mill in New England. It emits sound when a tape head is drawn along its surface. All items are hand-sewn in NYC.
FREE SHIPPING within the U.S. on all items.
Please drop us a note to arrange international shipping.
NEW AS OF MARCH 2014! OM EDITION SONIC FABRIC SKIRT WITH VELVET SILENCE RUFFLE
This flat-front, drawstring-waisted skirt is made from OM-edition sonic fabric with black velvet "silence ruffle" in the back. It is one-size-fits-most – 37" from waist to floor. The design is based on a skirt I found in a vintage shop over 20 years ago. The Sonic Fabric OM Skirt With Black Velvet Silence Ruffle is hand-sewn in New York City by Julio Cesar. Each one will be individually made-to-order – please allow up to 3 weeks for delivery.
Introductory price: $350, includes US shipping. Currently available in black only.
OM EDITION SONIC FABRIC NECKTIES
These audible neckties (run a tape head over them and they emit sound) are wearable works of conceptual art. Recorded with a single frequency, 136.1Hz,the base note of the sitar and tamboura, also the note upon which Tibetan Buddhist monks often base the OM chant.
OM EDITION TIES ARE AVAILABLE IN BLACK ONLY. $120 includes US shipping.
BETWEEN STATIONS (NYC) EDITION SONIC FABRIC NECKTIES
These audible neckties (run a tape head over them and they will emit sound)are wearable works of conceptual art. Recorded with the BETWEEN STATIONS edition of sound collages based on life in New York City.
BETWEEN STATIONS EDITION TIES ARE AVAILABLE IN BROWN ONLY. Please inquire if you would like gray - we may have it in stock. $120 includes US shipping.
Bookmarks are approximately 3"x9" (they fit in an A9 envelope for shipping) with a woven SONIC FABRIC label sewn on. One for $5, pack of 5 for $20. They come in black &/or brown (if you have a preference, please specify).(Can we interest you in a BOOK with that? It includes the history of SONIC FABRIC!)
SONIC FABRIC YARDAGE & SWATCHKITS
Recorded with a single note, OM, C# 136.1 Hz. The base note of the sitar and tamboura, also the note upon which Tibetan monks often base the OM chant.
Recorded with music made from sound-samples collected on and under the streets of New York City. Listen/download "BETWEEN STATIONS" HERE. BLACK IS SOLD OUT.
PLEASE ALLOW 4 - 6 WEEKS FOR DELIVERY:
SWATCH KITS CONTAIN TWO 5" x 7" PIECES OF SONIC FABRIC, ONE BLACK, ONE BROWN.
SOUNDS & MUSIC RECORDED ONTO SONIC FABRIC
&/OR Listen/download for FREE here.
The SONIC FABRIC NECKTIES are available via the following outlets: