Mehndi Green & Black Hand woven Tie & Dye Pure Wool Shawl From Kutch. L 206 cm x W 90 cm
This exquisite Mehndi green and black handwoven and hand embroidered shawl is crafted from 100% wool in Kutch, India.
The shawl is a beautiful shade of Mehndi green and black displaying the traditional design and has been printed by the Tie & Dye method of printing following age old traditions of this region. This tie and dye process is also known in India as " Bandhani"which means to tie.
After being woven on a hand loom and printed by the tie dye method using vegetable dyes and natural colours, the shawl / stole is then embroidered with delicate mirror work by tribal Rabari or nomadic women using a traditional stitch involving mirror and threads.
Size: Length 206 cm x Width 90 cm
Weight: 400 grams
This product is part of a heritage of weaving and printing where nomadic tribes wove colourful threads on the loom to make shawls and blankets for their community.
Washing Instructions: Dry Clean Only. Do not add chlorine or bleach. Do not use hot iron.