Czech Republic, Alice Klouzková, Indigo dress DOTS
This dress is a part of my latest collection. The pattern is hand printed and dyed in Strážnice Indigo Print workshop. This shirt dress has oversized loose fit, two big pockets and a 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
Cotton from India. Dyed with synthetic indigo. Takes one month to make.
Ready to be dispatched 2 months after purchase.