Featuring a Red silk saree, patterned with intricate bandhani dot in square grid of zari with zari patta in pallu. Blouse piece is included.
Tie and dyed fabric is known as bandhani in gujarat. Designs are formed by a combination of dots. The designs are first block-printed on the fabric surface with geru (natural red clay) in dotted lines. All the dots pinched and then tightly wound with fine continuous thread. The tied fabric dyed with different colours as per the design. The process is repeated as per the colours required in the design. The tying process is always done by women. Some Popular designs are sikhari bhat (jungle scene), ambaa dal (mango orchard), chakali Popat (sparrow, parrot) and raas mandal (stick dancing). The most expressive designs are seen in the Gharchola of the Lohana community is bhavan bhat (motifs of elephant, doll, flowers and many more in checks).