Tie & Dye (Bandhani) Silk Veil Cloth, Dupatta Tie-dye-2123
Tie & Dye (Bandhani) Silk Veil Cloth, Dupatta
Dimensions – 208 X 166 CM
The Veil cloth also known as Dupatta made using tie & dye technique is an article of clothing that is used to cover some parts of the head or face. The tradition of veiling is associated majorly with women in India as their daily costume or during ceremonial rituals.
“Bandhani” comes from the word “Bandhan” which means tying up, the technique that is used to make different patterns. The ancient “Bandhani” or Indian Tie & Dye technique began around 5000 years ago in the Indian states of Rajasthan and Gujarat practiced by the Muslim Khatri community. Black dupatta with red, yellow & white Bandhan’s and a large orange rectangle with small circle designs. Additional embellishments like small flowers made up of golden wire and pearls and golden lace borders enhances its look.