for a little bit of intro, Batik is a cloth that traditionally uses a manual wax-resist dyeing technique, plays an important role in the life of Indonesians being mostly the choice to be used in weddings and other momentous events. Its artistic side and design is also important since the creator needs the passion, patience, and skill to draw on the white cloth with the canting, to wax the lines to separate the sections of the drawing.
I received this beautiful scarf from the lovely #batikday committee. It is purple (my favorite color..) and it is by Riana Kusuma. It was large enough for me to turn it into a dress but having been transparent, I had to wear some tubedress underneath. Cinched it with my vintage Celine belt, and a dress it becomes..
visit www.batikday.com for info on how you can participate in this social movement