Natural dye scarf on silk cotton-Indigo circles

Dyed /Plain, Printed

Cotton, Silk

215 x 85cm

This hand printed scarf is made on silk cotton fabric which is breezy and soft like cotton and has the sheen and lightness of silk. Design on the scarf is printed using mud resist paste with wooden design blocks which upon drying is dip dyed in natural indigo. The deeper shade is achieved by repeating the procedure incorporating the other elements in the design. This is called Dabu printing . These are dyed using vegetable dyes with the goal of minimizing our impact on the environment. The fabric is gently washed several times after dyeing to remove the excess natural Indigo dye. The colour can rub off when you first wear it so please take care and don’t wear it with light coloured clothes till after first couple of washes or you may prewash it. Hand wash only. Hang them out to dry in shade. Do not tumble dry. Please do not use any kind of bleach or stain remover at anytime


6 in stock

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