Hand-woven, block-printed, and embroidered Dupattas

Ajrak or block printed shawls originating in Sindh could well be the predecessor to modern day dupatta. A bust of a priest-king excavated at Mohenjo-daro shows him draped in a piece of cloth that resembles an ajrak with trefoil pattern etched on it.

For hundreds of years, men have used it as a turban, a cummerbund or wind it around their shoulders or simply drape it over one shoulder. Women use it as a dupatta or a shawl and sometimes as a makeshift swing for children.

Apart from being a symbol of a woman's modesty, the size and fabric of a dupatta can be telling of a woman's place in the society. It can be a statement of style, a symbol of religiosity, a sign of a woman's place in society or it can be a symbol of political action. If forcibly removed, it implies an assault on the woman or her family. If exchanged among women, it means a sisterly bond has been established among the two women. When presented to a woman, it denotes bestowing honour to her.

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Assam Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Assam Weave Cotton Dupatta Size - 256 x 91 cms Care Instructions: Dry clea..
Rs.945.00

Ex Tax: Rs.900.00
Assam Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Assam Weave Cotton Dupatta Size - 256 x 91 cms Care Instructions: Dry clea..
Rs.945.00

Ex Tax: Rs.900.00
Assam Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Assam Weave Cotton Dupatta Size - 256 x 91 cms Care Instructions: Dry clea..
Rs.945.00

Ex Tax: Rs.900.00
Bhagalpuri Herringbone Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Bhagalpuri herringbone weave cotton dupatta Material: Cotton Size: 94..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Bhagalpuri Herringbone Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Bhagalpuri herringbone weave cotton dupatta Material: Cotton Size: 94..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Bhagalpuri Herringbone Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Bhagalpuri herringbone weave cotton dupatta Material: Cotton Size: 94..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Bhagalpuri Herringbone Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Bhagalpuri herringbone weave cotton dupatta Material: Cotton Size: 94..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Bhagalpuri Herringbone Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Bhagalpuri herringbone weave cotton dupatta Material: Cotton Size: 94..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Bhagalpuri Herringbone Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Bhagalpuri herringbone weave cotton dupatta Material: Cotton Size: 94..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Bhagalpuri Herringbone Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Bhagalpuri herringbone weave cotton dupatta Material: Cotton Size: 94..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Bhagalpuri Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Bhagalpuri weave cotton dupatta Material: Cotton Size: 94x35 inches (..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Bhagalpuri Weave Cotton Dupatta
Handwoven Bhagalpuri weave cotton dupatta Material: Cotton Size: 94x35 inches (..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Shibori tie and dye silk dupatta
Shibori tie and dye silk dupatta   ..
Rs.2,520.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,400.00
Shibori tie and dye silk dupatta
Shibori tie and dye silk dupatta   ..
Rs.2,520.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,400.00
Shibori tie and dye silk dupatta
Shibori tie and dye silk dupatta   ..
Rs.2,520.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,400.00
Block printed Khadi Dupatta
Block printed Khadi Dupatta   ..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Hand-woven Ikkat dupatta
Hand-woven Ikkat dupatta     ..
Rs.1,575.00

Ex Tax: Rs.1,500.00
Block printed Khadi Dupatta
Block printed Khadi Dupatta     ..
Rs.840.00

Ex Tax: Rs.800.00
Hand-painted Tusser Silk Dupatta
This biege silk dupatta has Gota Patti flowers all over with hand painted web inspired flowers ar..
Rs.3,360.00

Ex Tax: Rs.3,200.00
Hand-painted Tusser Silk Dupatta
This biege silk dupatta has Gota Patti flowers all over with hand painted colorful circular patte..
Rs.3,360.00

Ex Tax: Rs.3,200.00
Hand-painted Tusser Silk Dupatta
This biege silk dupatta has Gota Patti flowers all over with hand painted Blue stars around them...
Rs.3,360.00

Ex Tax: Rs.3,200.00
Hand-painted Tusser Silk Dupatta
This biege silk dupatta has free hand painted flowers on its short edges. The flowers have been p..
Rs.3,360.00

Ex Tax: Rs.3,200.00
Hand-painted Tusser Silk Dupatta
This biege silk dupatta has free hand painted flowers on its long edge. The flowers have been pai..
Rs.3,360.00

Ex Tax: Rs.3,200.00
Hand-painted Tusser Silk Dupatta
This biege silk dupatta has free hand painted Kalamkari inspired design on one of the short edge...
Rs.3,360.00

Ex Tax: Rs.3,200.00
Custom hand-woven cotton dupatta
Custom hand-woven cotton dupatta   Maretial - Cotton, Care instructions - Hand w..
Rs.945.00

Ex Tax: Rs.900.00
Custom hand-woven cotton dupatta
Custom hand-woven cotton dupatta   Maretial - Cotton, Care instructions - Hand w..
Rs.945.00

Ex Tax: Rs.900.00
Custom hand-woven cotton dupatta
Custom hand-woven cotton dupatta   Maretial - Cotton, Care instructions - Hand w..
Rs.945.00

Ex Tax: Rs.900.00
Ikkat and handpainted kalamkari Dupatta
Ikkat and handpainted kalamkari Dupatta   Maretial - Cotton, Care instructions -..
Rs.3,150.00

Ex Tax: Rs.3,000.00
Red & Blue Cotton Kantha Dupatta
Red and blue cotton kantha dupatta - can also be used as material to make tops or jackets Siz..
Rs.2,625.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,500.00
Light Green, Maroon & Orange Cotton Kantha Dupatta
Lime green with maroon and orange cotton kantha dupatta - can also be used as material to make to..
Rs.2,625.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,500.00
Pink & Turquoise Cotton Kantha Dupatta
Pink and turquoise cotton kantha dupatta - can also be used as material to make tops or jackets. ..
Rs.2,625.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,500.00
Malkha Dupatta With Rust & Beige Leaf Motif
Malkha dupatta with rust with beige leaf motif.  Size: L - 100" W - 35"   M..
Rs.1,155.00

Ex Tax: Rs.1,100.00
Chanderi Silk Dupatta - Yellow
Silk, handwoven with golden thread work. Length - 96 inch Width - 38 inch Care Instru..
Rs.2,625.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,500.00
Chanderi Silk Dupatta - Turquoise
Silk, handwoven with golden thread work. Length - 96 inch Width - 38 inch Care Instru..
Rs.2,625.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,500.00
Chanderi Silk Dupatta - Pink
Silk, handwoven with golden thread work. Length - 96 inch Width - 38 inch Care Instru..
Rs.2,625.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,500.00
Tant Dupatta - Pink
Pink hand woven tant dupatta with olive green work. 88" x 42" Care Instructions - Normal ..
Rs.525.00

Ex Tax: Rs.500.00
Tant Dupatta - White and Purple
Handwoven white tant dupatta with purple work. 88" x 42" Care Instructions - Normal wash,..
Rs.525.00

Ex Tax: Rs.500.00
Phulkari chiffon dupatta in fuchsia with embroidered border patch - 2.3 mts
Phulkari chiffon dupatta in fuchsia with hand embroidered border patch Size - 90" X 42" ..
Rs.3,150.00

Ex Tax: Rs.3,000.00
Phulkari chiffon dupatta in purple with persian border patch - 2.3 mts
Phulkari chiffon dupatta in purple with persian hand embroidered border patch Size - 90" X 42..
Rs.3,150.00

Ex Tax: Rs.3,000.00
Dhakai dupatta's in white with paisley motif - 2.5 mts
hand woven Dhakai dupatta's in white with paisley motif in black and gold - 2.5 mts ..
Rs.2,520.00

Ex Tax: Rs.2,400.00

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