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House Of Archeion

Ajark Quilts (7 Styles Available)

$255.00

House Of Archeion

Ajark Quilts (7 Styles Available)

$255.00

Our Ajark quilts have been lovingly handmade  and sourced in Rajasthan using the centuries old Ajark wooden block print technique, The making of the intricate Ajrak fabric is time consuming and very technical, involving many layers, and up to 23 steps, the Artisans who continue to craft these truly beautiful textiles, are unique in their skill.

The name Arjak is derived from the Arabic word Azrak meaning blue, as a gorgeous indigo blue is one of the principal colors traditionally used along with crimson red and luminous white, in the artful, delicate printing process.

 The cottage industry of Ajark printing, Is very sustainable and environmentally friendly, with the use of natural dies and process, variations in styles, color and design are applied by the different craft centers and Artisans who produce this boutique textile.

This quilt measures 2.3 x 2 metres suitable for a queen to king size bed, this throw is can be reversed for a whole different look with a kantha style stitched reverse side.

 

Gentle Machine wash separately in cold water.