AJRAKH-INSPIRED SILK SATIN SLIP DRESS

Special Price £497.50 Regular Price £995.00
Free delivery and returns within UK
Description

The pattern on this exceptional dress is based on a block printing technique called Ajrakh, which originated centuries ago and is still practiced by communities of artisans in the Kutch desert region of India.

Using a sophisticated ochre and grey palette, we have reinterpreted the technique’s design heritage through a modern lens. With delicate straps, this silk satin dress is simple, elegant and timeless.

Model is 5 feet 9 inches / 175 cm and wears UK size 6.

Materials & Care

100% Silk. Dry Clean Only.

Techniques & Inspiration

'Ajrakh' is an extremely complex, artisanal technique of woodblock printing and resist dyeing that dates back as early as 2000 BC with the Indus Valley civilisation. A living craft, it continues to be practiced in the desert regions of Sindh in Pakistan and Kutch in Western India.

This contemporary bespoke fabric has been designed in Varana's own studio and woven with motifs inspired by the 'Ajrakh' technique.

Shipping and Returns
Flat Rate Shipping
UK Free
EU £30
USA £40
UAE £50
China £50
India £50

Taxes and duties will be calculated at checkout for these countries.
We can ship worldwide so if you are located in any other country, please contact us at hello@varanaworld.com or call us at London (+44 203 903 444

RETURNS

We offer free returns within the UK. For information on how to return a garment, please check Shipping and Returns.

Product Code:
DRAW181113yellow