Fine quality kutchi bandhani tie-dye silk dupatta with zari border featuring majestic bandhani pattern, tie-dyed using the traditional technique practised by the artisans of Kutch. The art of bandhani (bandhej) is highly skilled process. The technique involves dyeing a fabric which is tied tightly with a thread at several points. Material used is mix of 40% Bangalore art silk and 60% cotton. Very silky and smooth feel.
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Dastkar - Selected Craftspeople
From a large canvas of artisans across India, Dastkar partners to brings selected crafts-persons online on iTokri. Dastkar works with rural men and women to create indigenous crafts, the skills of which have been passed generation-to-generation. Dastkar, also a 'mela' expert, has been organizing crafts fairs across the country since two decades giving international exposure to artisans and beautiful handcrafted bliss to craft-lovers!! We at iTokri, love them for what they do!!
Exclusively Presenting iTokri x Dastkar's eye-catching products to revive the era of traditional craft in India. itokri showcases handmade products sourced through brilliant artisans of Dastkar.Dastkar is a private, non-profit NGO established in 1981 that works to support traditional Indian artisans, many of them women and village dwellers, with the aim of aims to help artisans regain their place in the economic stream. iTokri brings you a sheer & unique collection of Handcrafted Dastkar's products in one place.
Bandhani Tye & Dye
Bandhani originated around 5000 years ago making it one of the oldest crafts of Gujarat, that is still widely practiced as a famous tye-and-dye technique. The word `Bandhani` is derived from the word `Bandhan` which means tying up.