Block printing

Hand block printing is an art in itself, dating back to the 12th century in India. To create a finished piece of hand printed fabric it requires a wood carver for the pattern, a colorist for the dye and a stamper to apply.

Read more about our crafts or discover our hand block printed robes, pure linen pillowcases and linen placemat sets for the home. 

 

A master wood carver at work - creating a printing block from a piece of teak wood
Our colorist Yashoda preparing the dye for our bedding collection. She adjusts the color until perfection and tests it by applying it onto a small piece of our linen, tucked here into her saree.
Stamper applying the color dye - incredible hand eye coordination and years of experience is needed to leave a precise impression on the textile

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