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Women Clothing from India

Boteh Embroidered Silk Jacket
Boteh Embroidered Silk Jacket
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Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Jackets and Vests

Boteh, mango leaf, even Welsh pear—the pattern most commonly known as paisley in the West goes by many different names. The teardrop-shaped, abstract floral comes in infinite variations, and here they’re embroidered on a jacket made of raw silk. Features split sleeves that can be folded back. Fully lined.


Available colors: Black, Merlot, Red, Teal
Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge, XXLarge
$159.00
Batik Butterfly Tunic
Batik Butterfly Tunic
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Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Shirts

Artisans in India mimic traditional embroidery patterns by using wax-resist batik to create an ivory-hued design along the neckline, hem, and sleeves of this cotton-knit tunic. Butterflies also decorate the navy and turquoise tie-dyed background. Clear sequins add sparkle to a casual split-V-neck, 3/4-sleeve design.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$39.00
$11.99
Kovalam Beach Emboidered Jacket
Kovalam Beach Emboidered Jacket
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Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Jackets and Vests

The waters of Kovalam, on the Arabian Sea in the Indian state of Kerala, are the inspiration for our embroidered cotton jacket. Formerly a sleepy fishing village, Kovalam became popular with backpacking tourists in the 1970s. Traditional paisley patterns swim on a gray and blue background, highlighted with embroidered flowers. Zip front. Side vents. Made in India.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$69.00
$34.99
Varkala Beach Silk Paisley Jacket
Varkala Beach Silk Paisley Jacket
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Red cliffs and palm trees rise above a secluded stretch of sand at Varkala Beach on India’s southwestern coast. Locals also call it Papanasam Beach, which means “destroyer of sins,” and reflects the belief that a dip in the water can purify one’s soul. Our silk jacket is inspired by Varkala’s turquoise waters and calming spirit. It features hand-embroidered paisley and floral patterns on the front and back. Unlined. Knot buttons.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$169.00
Pia Pauro Hand-embroidered Tunic
Pia Pauro Hand-embroidered Tunic
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Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Shirts

Pia Pauro is one of India’s hottest up-and-coming designers. Her flagship boutique in Delhi rivals the chicest shops in SoHo or Milan, and the designs that she sent down the runway at Mumbai’s fashion week reflect her own travel obsession, incorporating what she calls “tribal bling” into eye-catching but wearable ensembles.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$138.00
Paisley Silk and Cashmere-Blend Cardigan
Paisley Silk and Cashmere-Blend Cardigan
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Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Sweaters

Traditional fabrics collected along a modern-day Silk Road journey are the inspiration for this luxurious, lightweight cardigan. On her travels between Persia (present-day Iran) and India, the designer of this silky-soft sweater searched through bazaars and vintage boutiques for examples of locally made fabrics. She used photo-editing software to scan the patterns and modify the colors to create a patchwork look that celebrates spring. Made using an equal blend of cashmere and silk, two of the softest, smoothest natural fabrics available—ones that have been traded along the Silk Road for centuries.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$258.00
Mughal Embroidered Tunic
Mughal Embroidered Tunic
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Chikankari, the traditional embroidery of Lucknow, India, is believed to have been introduced by Nur Jahan, one of the most powerful women of the Mughal Empire. Stitches are worked on the opposite side of the fabric, leaving only a lacy outline on the front, as in our white, 3/4-sleeve tunic.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$59.00
$39.99
Indian Embroidered Folk Art Shirt
Indian Embroidered Folk Art Shirt
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Ruffled cuffs and a gathered tie-front neckline complement this lightweight cotton shirt. Hand-embroidered accents, adapted from 19th-century Indian woven shawls into a folk art style, decorate the front and sleeves.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$79.00
$44.99
Black-and-white Reversible Indian Jacket
Black-and-white Reversible Indian Jacket
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Block printing is a time-honored Indian textile tradition. Artisans use carved wooden blocks to stamp dye along lengths of fabric that are laid out to dry in the sun. Several intricate patterns combine in this lightweight, lightly quilted jacket that reverses to black with white dots. Features patch pockets on both sides.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$139.00
Rangoli Embroidered Shirt
Rangoli Embroidered Shirt
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Throughout India, Hindu festivals are accompanied by intricate rangoli—designs “painted” on the ground using rice, sand, even flower petals. These auspicious symbols are the inspiration for the embroidered designs on our black travel shirt. At the center of each medallion along the neckline is a small mirror, a traditional part of Diwali decorations in northwestern India. An ideal travel shirt, the soft knit resists wrinkles and drapes beautifully the moment it’s unpacked. Purple seams decorate the front and back.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$69.00
Indian Silk Calico Reversible Jacket
Indian Silk Calico Reversible Jacket
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Category: Clothing/Women's Clothing/Jackets and Vests

The Calico Museum of Textiles in Ahmedabad houses India’s most significant collection of handcrafted textiles from the past five centuries. The block-printed pattern of this silk-blend jacket is inspired by 19th-century printed fabrics in the Calico’s collection. The lightly quilted style is fully reversible, with patch pockets on both sides. Reverses to purple with a tiny navy blue, allover floral pattern.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$139.00
Indian Ikat-inspired Tunic
Indian Ikat-inspired Tunic
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Ikat is a type of weaving where the pattern emerges according to how the warp and weft threads are dyed. This flattering split-V-neck tunic reproduces traditional Indian ikat patterns in easy-care printed cotton. The back of the tunic matches the trim on the neckline, hem, and cuffs.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$59.00
$29.99
Himalayan Embroidered Silk Jacket
Himalayan Embroidered Silk Jacket
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It’s a tough hours-long hike to India’s Valley of Flowers National Park, and acclimating to the 11,000-14,000-foot altitude takes days. But the effort is worth it for an otherworldly glimpse of alpine meadows thickly blanketed in native flowers. Fortunately our Himalayan Embroidered Silk Jacket requires no such arduous journey to appreciate its heavily embroidered fields of flowers. The front, sleeves, and lower back of this silk jacket are covered with sumptuous embroidery in a chain-stitch style.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$179.00
Quilted Paisley Jacket
Quilted Paisley Jacket
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The Persian pattern we know as paisley first made its way to Europe as Kashmiri shawls, brought by Silk Road traders in the 1700s. Here the pattern decorates a lightly quilted jacket that is embellished by hand with rickrack trim and diminutive metallic studs. Created using a traditional Gujarati print, bindi lace, and rangoli designs. Hand-embroidered and -beaded. Made in India of cotton hand-printed with natural dyes.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large, XLarge
$149.00
Kullu Socks
Kullu Socks
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Category: Clothing/Accessories/Socks and Gloves

Women working in the Kullu, Lahaul, and Spiti villages of Himachal Pradesh, in northern India, hand knit each pair of these cozy and colorful wool socks. Natural sheep’s wool is accented with colorful geometric patterns in acrylic yarn, inspired by the borders of traditional Kullu shawls and caps. Please allow for variations in each pair of handmade wool socks.


Available sizes: Small, Medium, Large
$26.00