Art & Craft of India

Batik, an ancient dyeing technique worthy of revival.

Batik, originated in Indonesia, is a form of resist dyeing using wax. It is traditionally made in several countries like India, Egypt, China, Japan, Nigeria, Senegal and many more. Indonesian batik is the most popular out of all. It is an ancient art form that is popular worldwide to this date. Read on to understand… Continue reading Batik, an ancient dyeing technique worthy of revival.

Sarees · The Drape Department

Ravishing look of Bandhej Sarees

Some styles never go out of style! Bandhani print or bandhej patterns are just that. It’s a pattern that involves the tie and dye technique of fabric wherein the fabric to be dyed is tied very tightly at different points in knots. They are then dyed with bright colours and allowed to dry. The knot patches remain uncoloured and thus form… Continue reading Ravishing look of Bandhej Sarees

Art & Craft of India · Indian Ethnic Wear

Ajrakh Blockprint : Highest Standard of Elegance with Vegetable Dyes

When the world is humming with “sustainability” and “environment-friendly” as the newest big trends of the future, for many centuries, innumerable crafts have existed in harmony with nature. A few things are reserved to such an extent that they don’t glare out, yet so striking that one can’t resist the opportunity to welcome the style… Continue reading Ajrakh Blockprint : Highest Standard of Elegance with Vegetable Dyes