Umber & Ochre
Aisha Boatneck Dress in Black Potai
The Aisha dress has raglan long sleeves, a fitted silhouette with a belt to accentuate the waist. Hits below the knee.
Handwoven on a traditional foot pedal loom that creates a unique and unmatched texture. Its hand-spun yarns are naturally dyed by hand at a family-run workshop using natural minerals and plants.
Its unique Potai pattern is achieved using a technique that results in a brushed marble-like print. A paste is made of pomegranate peel, turmeric, and sesame oil. The artisan applies the paste on the cloth using a piece of woven cloth using broad strokes. When the application is complete, the fabric is then dried and dipped in a solution to set the dye.
- 100% Handwoven cotton
- Naturally dyed
- Long Sleeves with slits
- Side pockets
- Button keyhole at back
- Side Slits
- Rounded hem
Produced in a limited run with exclusive handcrafted fabrics. Due to the natural dyeing process, there may be slight variations in color. It is advisable to wash this garment separately by hand and line dry in indirect sunlight to preserve the integrity of the garment.