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Product ID: 185301

Blue Batik Silk Patterned Shawl, "Royal Art"

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Fascinated with Indonesian textile arts, Yuni Kristina designs a stylish silk... more

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Fascinated with Indonesian textile arts, Yuni Kristina designs a stylish silk shawl in blue. For this design she replicates the legendary parang or knife-like pattern from Java's batik artistry. The parang was once exclusive to the courts of central Java.

  • 60 grams
  • 0.1 lbs
  • 201 cm L x 54 cm W
  • 79" L x 21.25" W

  • 100% silk
  • Dry cleaning recommended
  • Made in Indonesia.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Bali and Javaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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227

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11/29/2019

"Truly beautiful!"

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These colors are wonderfully complimentary! I love the soft feel of the fabric.

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Royal Art, Blue Batik Silk Patterned Shawl

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09/26/2018

"Beautiful design and very versatile"

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Goes with denim, black, Grey, white, turquoise, teal and navy. large, but with great drape so that you can tie it in any way. always get asked about it.

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Royal Art, Blue Batik Silk Patterned Shawl

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01/25/2018

"Perfect bridesmaids gift"

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I was looking for something unique to give to my bridesmaids for a destination wedding in Asia. These scarves were perfect- beautiful, useful, and a nice reminder of the event. Thanks!

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Royal Art, Blue Batik Silk Patterned Shawl

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09/28/2017

"my favourite scarf"

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I am very happy with the quality and colour of this scarf. It is my most used scarf by far. Just beautiful and easy to match with most colours

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Royal Art, Blue Batik Silk Patterned Shawl

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09/24/2017

"I bought this to wear to my sons wedding"

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Absolutely beautiful. It was gorgeous with my blue dress for the wedding. I have worn it many times since then. I always get compliments! The workmanship is first rate.

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Royal Art, Blue Batik Silk Patterned Shawl

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09/09/2020

"Christmas Gift"

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This was a gift for my sister. She says she is very happy with this shawl.

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09/05/2020

"Wonderful to the touch!"

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I love to wear this scarf and feel it around my neck or gently covering my arms in a cool room. Very Lovely.

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09/05/2020

"SO LOVELY to feel!"

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This scarf is soft and SO NICE to touch. It breaths well and I use it year round.

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08/31/2020

"Excellent Quality"

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This scarf is one of my favorites. It dresses up everything I wear with it.

Best Uses

  • It adds just a wonderful refined touch to any outfit

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08/22/2020

"Silk Beauty"

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Wonderful material and vivid detail.

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08/15/2020

"Beautiful Shawl."

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Bought this as a gift for a friend. She loved it

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Best Uses

  • dress up

Purchased Item:

Bird of Paradise, Batik Silk Shawl from Indonesia

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Gift Occasion:
  • This was a gift for: Friend
  • Occasion: Christmas

Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Yuni uses traditional batik processes such as canting and stamping to create her unique designs. These techniques have been handed down for generations and are among the characteristics that distinguish the art of batik. The importance of this traditional Indonesian art was acknowledge with the 2009 inclusion of Indonesian Batik on the Unesco Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Yuni Kristina has received 11 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2500 and the most recent for $5000. Proceeds were used to purchase silk, canting tools, and batik stamps.

Since joining Novica, Yuni has seen steady growth in her workshop. She now provides work to other batik artisans to help produce her range of scarves and shawls.

Yuni has seen continuous growth in her textile project. She is now able to give jobs other batik artisans in her community.

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

Yuni is proud to be able to educate her children and wants them to have a great future.

Yuni has three young children and provides for their care.

 
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