Bandhani is a popular printing technique of tie and Dye from India. The word “Bandhani” comes from a Sanskrit word “Bandhanam,” which means “To tie”. Bandhani work is a traditional printing technique in Indian states of Rajasthan and Gujarat. And the earlier Tie and Dye methods can be traced to be around 5000 years ago.
Bandhani is a type of tie-dye on fabric (Cotton or Silk) decorated by folding and tying it in different threads at several points to form design and desired patterns. After the processing of the structure, a variety of symbols, including dots, waves, stripes, and squares, are printed resulting in the making of a complete/ finished Bandhani attire.
Tie & Dye method is a global glory now and is becoming a fashion statement too. There is a huge demand of Bandhani during festivals and weddings. Apart from Bandhani fabrics, turbans are also exported globally to mark special occasions or endorsing fashion lines.
We invite you to indulge in this fun-filled activity. Create your piece of art with the designs of your choice and feel happy. Bring your friends and family and bond to experience this joy of printing and coloring together.
Remember, there is something “dye-lightful;” Waiting for you…