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Fuchsia Suzani Yoga Mat Bag

$ 48.00

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Artisans hand-block print chattra Block Print Yoga Mat Bags in divine prints inspired by the architecture of India's historical palaces, forts and temples, textiles, and spiritual practices. Crafted in ethical workshop in India using traditional techniques.

The embroidered textiles of Central Asia inspired Fuchsia Suzani Yoga Mat Bag. Traditionally included in wedding dowries to demonstrate the stitching skills - suzan means needle in Persian - of brides, suzani tapestries date to the 1700‘s. 

Generously sized to fit all mat sizes.  Hand block-printed in deep pink; illuminating orange detail including adjustable strap slide, piping, zip pocket and drawstring; adorned with a colorful tassel like those seen on the camels of Rajasthan's great Thar desert.

The artisan's hand work is revealed in each chattra textile, including print density and block alignment; imperfections are characteristic and add to the charm of this traditional technique.  Read more about Rajasthan block print methods, and learn about the meaning of orange in Hindu, Buddhist and Sikh faiths. 

Details & Care

  • 29”L x 8” diameter across base of bag
  • fits all mat sizes
  • 100% cotton
  • drawstring closure
  • adjustable strap
  • outer zip pocket
  • hand-made in India
  • machine wash, line dry