Fabric: Handspun 150 Count Handwoven Cotton
Blouse: No Blouse
Saree Length: 5.5 meters
Saree Width: 45 Inches
Colors: Natural Dye Black on Kora White
Pattern: Seamless Geometric Pattern
Border: None, grey Sewn Selvedge, Handmade Deep Red Tassels
Care: Green dry cleaning or separate hand-wash in cold water and mild detergents. Some color may wash off in first few washes. Avoid frequent washing, reverse dry in shade and iron on reverse is recommended to preserve the beauty of this fabric.
Disclaimer: Characteristic imperfections associated with handweaving and hand block printing maybe noticed. This is not a flaw but indicative of handmade process. Despite every effort to showcase each product’s color and design, please note that actual colors may vary due to different device settings and other factors.
Made By: These sarees were handspun and handwoven in West Bengal by the team of expert hand spinners and weaver artisans at award winning Rajib Debnath ji’s workshop.
Bagh Print: Bagh Print is a traditional Indian handicraft originating in Bagh, Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh. The process is characterized by naturally sourced pigments and dyes. The most common colors are red and black over a white background. To make the dyes, pigments like ferrous sulfate and alum are boiled in water and mixed with tamarind seed powder to make a paste which acts as black and red dyes respectively.