Elga Vintage Hmong Pleated Skirt- Indigo Hemp Batik

Elga Vintage Hmong Pleated Skirt- Indigo Hemp Batik

$185.00Price

I just love how cute this vintage skirt is! It's such a unique piece from the Hmong hill tribe. 

 

The skirt is made with organic hand spun and hand woven hemp which has a beautiful raw but soft texture. The hemp has been dyed with indigo and the patterns and motives are then appliquéd onto the hemp.

 

The base of the skirt is embellished with beautiful hand embroidered cotton motives. 

 

So much work and creativity has gone into creating this incredible piece, from the harvesting of the hemp and extracting the indigo from the leaves of Indigofera plants, to the beautiful batik painting and dying and then the embroidery and hand sewing. It truly is a masterpiece!  

 

THIS PIECE IS VINTAGE not a newly made reproduction so please expect some imperfections.  These imperfections are the heart, soul and history of these old and rare textiles. They are strikingly beautiful just as they are!

 

💛  Details-
- Size - L62cm Waist - 104cm measured laid flat
- Style- This wrap around skirt ties with a handmade cord. Depending on your size an underskirt may be required.
- Spot clean or gently hand wash with cold water only. 
- Colors may differ slightly depending on display devices/monitors.
 

💙  CUSTOMISATION IS AVAILABLE - Please PM me if you would like me to custom create something especially for you using this one of a kind textile. 

 

💚 SHIPPING-

- This item is shipped with Thai Post recorded delivery, airmail which takes approx. 2 weeks excluding customs clearance.

- If you need faster shipping please message me to discuss the additional charges for DHL Express

- If you pick any other items with shipping fees but feel the items/price can be consolidated please message me and we will see what we can do to reduce the price.

 

💜 PAYMENT-

- Through my website you can pay by PayPal credit of credit card through Paypal.

- If you wish to pay by credit card without using PayPal you will find this listing on my Etsy store- www.etsy.com/shop/CasaKarima

- I can also accept international bank transfers. Contact me for bank details.

- Cash and collection is available from my store in Pai, Thailand. 

 

WEBSITE- www.casakarima.com

FB and IG- @casakarima

 

Feel from to message me with any questions.

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