BGFabric: Pure Fine Handspun Tassar
Size: 247 cm x 88 cm
Colors: Red and Off White
Care: Green dry cleaning recommended. 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: Sibaprasad is the eldest son in my family of five. At 20 years old, he is a young weaver artisan based in Gopalpur, Odisha. He learned weaving from his father and who is one of the few artisans in Gopalpur who knows the technicalities of card punching for Jacquard. We are impressed with his entrepreneurial ambitions, talent and professionalism.
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.