Maku Textiles was founded in 2011 by designer Santanu Das. With a passion for handwoven textiles and indigo dye, Maku produces carefully considered handmade garments that celebrate the historic craft and textile traditions of India.
The Jataka collection is inspired by stories of the former births of The Buddha on his path of gradual transformation to The Enlightened One. This collection introduces red to the Maku palette for the first time, using natural dyes drawn from lac and madder
The one size Wali tunic dress is made from handspun, handwoven cotton, in hand dyed mid indigo with a red stripe. Free size, full cuffed sleeves, mandarin collared round neck, gathered to the neck, button placket to waist, beautifully embroidered collar and cuff, and side slits.
The perfect easy piece to throw on with tights or leggings and boots, or over pants.
Measurements: chest (stretched) 137.5cm / length 90cm / circumference at hem 180cm
- Ethically made in India
- Pure handspun, handwoven cotton
- Hand wash separately
NOTE: Any inconsistencies in these handloomed fabrics are not to be construed as faults, but part of the charm and beauty of their handmade nature.