The Awesomeness of Batik Printing
Unnati Silks, one of the largest ethnic Indian Online Shops provides an exquisite collection of ethnic sarees and salwar kameez from traditional pockets across India. Latest Batik Printed salwars with exquisite designs are available for online sale. Products are dispatched within 24 working hours of placing the order. We have free shipping and Cash on Delivery (COD) facilities for domestic retail; worldwide express shipping covers most countries across the globe.
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Special attires ‘Batik printed fabrics’, are adding new dimensions to the fashion world.
India is a hub where tradition takes place. Especially, Salwar suits are one of the ethnic and awesome creations of India. These are the modern gatherings that are mostly observed in Indian wardrobes.
Nothing creates sensations like Batik printing does. Batik has a speciality that, the whole world is excited to practice this art.
‘Batik’ means wax writing in ‘Javanese’. Originally, Batik is a resist or preparation to create designs on fabrics. So, Batik printing is a wax-resist dyeing technique polished on clothes to make designs.
Wax-resist dyeing is an ancient traditional art to write dots on fabrics. It produces the characteristics such as durability, quality, smoothness and sheen on fabrics. Batik prints are traditional yet trendy designs which exhibits elegant look to the wearers as well as viewers.
Batik fabrics are durable, light weighted, smooth and comfortable wears irrespective of seasons and regions. The popularity was raised up to the mark when it was added as a subject in Shantiniketan University.
Till today, the history and origin of Batik fabrics is not exactly known. As there is no evidence recorded by government, some says it has its roots in Egypt and some says this beauty was created in India. However, there is also a mass that, Batik printing started in Indonesia, Sumerian.
Nowadays, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Iran, Malaysia and other popular countries are started practicing Batik printing art.
Batik Printing shows it’s trustworthy on gods Brahma, Vishnu and Lord Shiva, by representing their favourite colours i.e., indigo, dark brown and white on fabrics.
One more fact about Batik is, Airlines crew of the country Malaysia wears only Batik Uniforms, by that it became a primary revenue generator of Malaysia.
Batik printing is done on those fabrics that are able for resist dyeing. Usually, cotton, silk and other natural fibers are used as basic fabrics in Batik. There are three alternative ways to print Batiks, Batik with waxing, Batik without waxing and Batik silk. Weavers almost follow the first step i.e., Batik with waxing, as it produces sheen, durable, smooth and quality fabrics.
Firstly, the fabric is washed, soaked and beaten, so that the cloth will be perfect for resist dyeing. Then, weaver draws design on the fabric using pencil. He makes dye-resist with the mixture of paraffin or bees wax, sometimes plant resins also.
Then, the design will be redrawn using a pen-like material called canting. Here, Weaver creates dots and lines for resist to flow smoothly on to the design. Sometimes, copper black tamp is used to cover the large areas of designs.
Finally, weaver dyes the cloth and boils it to remove fax. Everyday lives, incorporating patterns and motifs like flowers, geometrical shapes, animals, humans, folklore and nature etc are the basic themes of Batik.
Batik PrintedSalwar Suits with stylish patterns are ideal wears. Batik printed salwars with beautiful motifs and designs are apt for special days, new joining, corporate and colleges.
Undoubtedly, the awesomeness of Indian arts is still live on Batik printing.
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Unnati has a unique range of fusion salwar kameez where trending designs, patterns and colors have been incorporated in traditional styles of fabric manufacturers, and available in retail and wholesale. You can purchase online at Unnati silks and the products will be dispatched within 24 working hours of placing the order. We have free shipping and Cash on Delivery (COD) facility for Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Chennai, Ernakulum, Delhi, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Patna, Jaipur and many other Indian cities. We also do Worldwide express shipping to countries like Australia, United States Of America(USA), United Kingdom (UK), United Arab Emirates(UAE), Australia, United States of America (USA), Adelaide, Black Town, Brisbane, Gold coast, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, Alabama, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Barking, Birmingham, Leicester, London, Manchester, Canada, France, Germany, Indonesia, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mauritius, New Zealand, Oman, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, South America, Sri Lanka and Sweden.
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