Women's Block Print Silk Shawls(66 items)
Featured Reviews on Women's Block Print Silk Shawls
A beautiful silk shawl.
This lovely shawl will dress up the simplest of outfits. The colors are vibrant and the texture of the silk is so soft.
I ordered this scarf as a wrap for my mother of the bride dress. The colors perfectly compliment the dress and the size is just right.
Popular Women's Block Print Silk Shawls
Hibiscus Flowers Hand Block Printed on Tussar Silk Shawl, "Enchanted Hibiscus"$59.99
Rajnandinee and Srabonti select a palette of fresh, vibrant colors for the exquisite design of this tussar silk shawl. Traditional hand block printing techniques reveal hibiscus flowers blossoming with cheerful energy throughout the wrap in a palette of colors that includes magenta, turquoise and light olive over ecru.
Hand block printing is a millenary art form believed to have spread throughout Asia during the 4th century AD. The desired composition is carved on wooden block with a chisel, hammer, file, nails etc. Printing involves laying out the fabric on flat tables and making the impressions with the previously carved blocks dipped in the desired dyes.
Hand-Embroidered Light Pink Paisley Motif Shawl from India, "Pink Blush"$69.99
This graceful cotton-silk blend shawl is designed by Uma Tripathi and is hand-embroidered with traditional Indian work, where patterns are block-printed onto fabric to use as a guide for the hand-embroidery. The shawl's natural ivory color is accented with light pink paisley, floral blooms and leaves, and tiny metallic details throughout the entire panel. The ends of the shawl are neatly stitched with ivory rayon thread, employing another traditional embroidery style, , displaying triangle motifs that evoke hills.