• This beautiful ajrakh print dupatta in cotton has the typical combination of geometric and floral motifs used in ajrakh block printing. 
  • A graceful and unique accessory. Will go well with both traditional as well as western wear.
  • Size: 2.5 mtr x 46 in
  • Care: Dry clean recommended first time, to set colors. Then gently handwash with like colors in cold water, with mild detergent like Ezee.

About the Craft:
Ajrak or Ajrakh is a block-printed textile that is resist-dyed using natural dyes. including indigo and madder. It is made by Khatris community in Kutch, Gujarat and is distinguished by its color- blue with red - and its complex geometric & floral patterns. It's name is derived from 'azarak', 'blue' in Arabic &  Persian. Ajrak is a legacy of text.  It takes skill & patience to make Ajrak. There are between 14-16 different stages of dyeing & printing, which take 14-21 days to complete. The resulting cloth is soft against the skin and jewel-like in appearance, pleasing to touch & appealing to the eye.

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