Kalamkari art and printing is primarily found in Andhra Pradesh at Kalahasti and Machilipatnam. It is still a full time occupation for many rural people. In ancient times these rural people worked for hours and made this beautiful craft called Kalamkari. Andhra Pradesh is still the main hub of Kalamkari fabric. The sheer variety of art works and craftsmanship is found in this place only. The name ‘Kalamkari’ originated from the Persian word- Kalam (pen) and Kari (craftsmanship) and the word means drawing art from the pen. The fact is that the pen is actually any object like traditionally it was bamboo with sharp pointed edge which regulates the flow of colour on the fabric. Nowadays Kalamkari is famous for its design and the authentic designs. The ancient designs and colours make this art a favorite for many women.
Add an edge to modern-ethnic fashion with this Kurt and Kalamkari Palazzo set. The fusion of contemporary Kalamkari Print palazzo with simple cotton flex kurta is impeccable. The design embraces the traditional art.
Give a twist to your plain outfits with this attractive cape. This Crape can be used over a Pretty any designer kalamkari Kurti.
Created in an elegant shade of black, this maxi Kurta is sure to be a beautiful addition to your summer wardrobe. Add this to your wardrobe and stand out of the crowd.
Flaunt the impeccable mustard button down Kurti or dress. The beautiful print of kalamkari is making the dress or kurti perfect for any occasion.
Flaunt vibrant shades this summer with this mustard button down midi dress. The beautiful blend of kalamkari print and button down pattern makes this dress perfect for any occasion.
From sarees to palazzo, kurti to dresses, now everything is transformed into Kalamkari craft. Kalamkai is much appreciated in today’s time. People appreciate the alluring print of kalamkari and understand it worth.
Natural dyed hand-painting or block-printing of textile is known as Kalamkari. Vegetable dyes are prepared and applied on the fabrics with the help of wooden blocks. Characteristics features of the kalamkari pattern include various things such as colours prepared by vegetables. Kalamkari art is a story telling art, it usually depicts the stories of mythology. Traditional motifs include trees, leaves, flowering vine, intricate jaali designs etc. These motifs are used to depict the stories and also these are inspired by the ancient cave paintings and designs drawn by the crave men.
Now you can easily purchase the right and authentic Kalamkari outfit for yourself. Just sit back home or office or anywhere and make a purchase. If you are pairing up then I would suggest keeping the one clothing item simple and the other with Kalamkari print. Like for instance, if you have a printed kalamari palazzo keep the kurta plain and see the contrast. Kalamkari kurtas for women can be found easily online.
Hand woven fabric made fabulous with the exquisite interplay of organic colors, block printing & hand painting. Each piece exhibits a divine story and speaks of the painstaking work hours involved in producing it. Cherish & appreciate the beauty of this art by adorning Tjori’s Kalamkari apparel collection.