Now you can also pay a partial amount to pre-order the Rabari artisanal piece. You can write to us for further customisation requirements.
Vintage patchwork shorts are made with small Rabari pieces patched together to create a yardage and then cut as per the pattern create one of a kind product.
(The Rabari tribe are an ethnic group residing in Kutch, India. They are also known as Rebari, Raikas and Dewasi. Rabari embroidery is a pictographic representation and symbolic of the mythology, rituals, culture, and life of Rabaris. They are subdivided into groups which have distinguishing hand embroidery vocabulary of the composing the chain stitch, the back stitch, and herringbone.This variety of embroidery is known for the use of mirrors in various size and shapes.)
Embroidery : Original Rabari patchwork shorts with block printed Ajrakh lining.
Each piece has a different patchwork composition making every product unique and one of a kind in its aesthetic and color.
Length of shorts : 14"
Pattern cutting, stitching, tassels, trims and packaging : Our workshop In Delhi
This product is made on order and will be shipped in 10-15 days after receipt of your paid order.
Wash and Care - Dry clean.
We provide a single use pack of soap nuts with each purchase for you to try and test the most natural and eco friendly method of washing.(These berry shells grow on the Sapindus mukorossi (Soap Berry) tree in the Himalayas and they naturally contains a cleaning agent that works like detergent, called saponin. Saponin is amazing at penetrating the fibres of your clothes, lifting stains from the fabric that is then rinsed away.)
Want to know how to use and purchase soap nuts? Click here.
While designing this series we wanted to create distinctive, global and timeless pieces by reviving our traditional Indian handcraft techniques and manifest our artisan skills in a new light for today’s environmentally conscious consumer.
The pieces are made in small batches in different parts of North India as every step of the production is time intensive and handmade.