Indigo dress BLUE by Alice Klouzková (Czech Republic)
This dress is a part of my latest collection. A have sewed the whole dress first and then dyed it in Strážnice Indigo Print workshop. This shirt dress has oversized loose fit, two big pockets and belt.This unique dress combines tradition Czech technique called “modrotisk” with contemporary design.The Strážnice Indigo Print - in South Moravia a team of skilled craftsmen maintain a traditional indigo print workshop. This is one of the last two places in the Czech Republic where indigo printing takes place.The fifth generation of the Strážnice indigo printers adheres to the traditional procedure for indigo block printing: linen or cotton cloth is dyed using indigo and the patterns are printed by hand using original woodblocks. During the communist regime the workshop was forced to work only under the patronage of the Centre for Folk Art Production.
One size.; length: 130 cm, breast: 112 cm, waist: 120 cm, hips: 140 cm
European linen. Dyed with synthetic indigo. Takes one month to make.
Ready to be dispatched 1 week after purchase.