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Neeli Haathi

Rs. 1,160.00


Fabric used- Plain Blue fabric is Khadi silk .Khadi or Khaddar is a term for handspun and hand-woven cloth from India, mainly made out of cotton and may also include silk, or wool, which are all spun into yarn on a spinning wheel called a charkha. It is a versatile fabric, cool in summer and warm in winter. In order to improve the look, khādī/khaddar is sometimes starched to give it a stiffer feel .

The printed blue elephants are from Rajasthan ,its Sanganeri Block print. Sanganeri is a hand-block printing technique originating from Sanganer, a village in the southern part of Jaipur, Rajasthan. This form of textile printing is almost 5 centuries old and till date holds a prominent place in the world of weavers and craftsmen. The Kachchwaha Rajput prince, Sangaji, founded Sanganer in the early 16th century and these artisans formed a large, supportive community with block printing at the core of their culture.

Materials used: Basic body is machine stitched with hand stitch katha work done lengthwise. Alternate patches of printed and plain fabric is stitched to give a contrast to the product.

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