Indigo handloom silk-cotton maheshwari saree, dabu hand block printed by the artisans of Rajasthan at Ode to Earth. The maheshwari sico base of this handloom saree is traditionally woven by the weavers of the Maheshwari cluster at Madhya Pradesh. Abstract motifs highlighted in white are resist dye printed on the saree body. A stripe of ghiccha(spun silk) jacquard temple border are woven on the saree edges. The saree pallu is hand block printed with bands of wave patterns. The tiny feet motifs printed on a band is the highlighting feature of the pallu. Ode to earth works with producer groups at remote rural areas across north India to provide them the essential markets for their exquisite handmade products.
"Length - 6.25 meters, Width - 44 inches;
Warp x Weft : Silk x Cotton;
Fabric: Cotton Silk Chanderi;
Saree comes with a printed indigo color blouse piece ."
Special Instructions :
"• Suggested dry cleaning
• Wash dark and light colors separately;
• Do not squeeze or wring;
• Store in clean and dry place, away from insects, dust, excessive light & moisture;
• For every handloom product, let the first wash be in salt water. The hand dyed nature of the material will reder it to bleed during the initial washes."