This block print scarf is inspired by the Indian kathakali dance form. The Kathakali is a stylized classical dance drama who's characters have elaborate faces painted through which their expressions are passed through. This art form has now it has found its way into a wearable art! In a beautiful indigo black, and dotted borders, it's artistic and unique!
hand printed using carved wooden blocks
- hand dyed in natural dyes
- color - black, white, blue
- 25% silk x 75% cotton
- 34" x 78" - inches
CARE: Be respectful of the fiber and give it a gentle hand wash for the first few washes. Be aware of any color bleeds in the first few washes.
Originating from the Sanskrit word meaning “a wish”, Ichcha’s products are created for better, more beautiful lives: For you. For the artisans. And for future generations to come. All products are made from natural and high-quality material, such as handspun and handwoven fabrics, colorfully dipped in a bath of vegetable dye, friendly to the environment and perfect for the home or body.
Ichcha works with traditional craftsmen and women, encouraging the mark of the artisan, creating long lasting valuable MEMORIES in the goods brought to you. The founders traveled across India, to find the best traditional methods and skills, such as block printing, and found something even better: communities of craftsmen and women with HEART AND SOUL.