Hand-created Indigo Shibori (Zha Ran) Cotton fabric in a range of striped patterns. Please take a look at the Flora and Fauna range if you are looking for nature-inspired patterns.
This stunning fabric is produced in China by the Bai and Yi minorities who live the mountainous regions of the Yunnan province by stitching and tieing lengths of white cotton into intricate patterns, ready for dying. This is particularly labour intestive work and may take several weeks to prepare a whole bolt of cloth depending upon the complexity of the design.
Stripes collection - Chinese Shibori Indigo Cotton Fabric - per metre
This fabric has been dyed in natural indigo and initially this dye will come off on hands and clothing. It is therefore important to wash this fabric until the water runs clear before using it in a cool wash to stabilize the colour.