Indigo Tie Dye Scarf Authentic Thai Cloth

฿490.00

Indigo Tie Dye Scarf Authentic Thai Cloth

Natural Indigo Tie Dye from Thailand

Natural indigo dye is a long-standing tradition in the northern province of Sakon Nakhon, Thailand. The villages along the river have perfected this art over generations. They proudly continue indigo dyeing and the final product can be seen worn all throughout Thailand.

 

Description

Indigo Tie Dye Scarf Authentic Thai Cloth

In Thai, Indigo (Indigofera tinctoria) is called khram. The plant is widely grown along the Songkhram River that originates in Udon Thani then snakes through Sakon Nakhon, Nakhon Phanom and Bung Kan. So, the local know-how about indigo dye can be found along the waterway as well.

Cold Dyeing Process

To obtain this natural indigo dye, there is a complicated process that has been perfected and passed down through generations. The portions of this process must be exact or you will end up with a yellow-green color.