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About Batik Sarees Online

Batik is an art that is practiced from the ancient times. This is done using wax and dyes. This art is well known all over the world and well appreciated. Batik print sarees are in great demand among the women in India. They are colorful and very beautiful. The origin of batik is not clear, but in India its roots can be traced to the 1st century AD. The traditional artists performing batik work includes the Khatri community of Gujarat. The word batik is derived from the word ‘Ambatik’ which means a piece of cloth with small dots or writings with wax. It also refers to clothes with drawing in broken lines.

Batik lost its importance over a period of time, but it was revived in the 20th century after it was introduced as a part of the syllabus in the University of Shantiniketan in Kolkata. Earlier, only Batik silk saress and batik cotton sarees were available. But now batik work is done on other fabrics also like georgette and so on. The finest batik designs are said to come from the artisans of Cholamandalam in Chennai. Other places where batik printing is done include Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. Since 1980s, house wives and small scale lady entrepreneurs also started taking interest in batik work and began working with handmade batik designs.

Artisans from all parts of India are now involved in batik printing and they have brought forward various designs. Three main processes involved in the creation of batik sarees are waxing, dying and de-waxing. Batik sarees West Bengal are mainly handloom sarees with batik prints on them. They are fully handmade and perfect for any occasion. Cotton batik sarees are ideal for wearing during the summer seasons as they are very comfortable and keep you cool. Batik print cotton sarees are suitable for corporate as well as casual wear. 

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Shimply offers an exclusive range of Batik Sarees online. These Batik Sarees are available from authenticated sellers and come in a range of colours, textures, fabrics and designs.

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Shimply.com brings you pure and authentic Batik Sarees from across the country. With an awesome collection of designs and fabric, we also offer great selection in Chanderi Sarees, Bengal Handloom Sarees, Bengal Tant Sarees, Uppada Sarees, Gadwal Handloom Sarees, Venkatgiri Sarees, Pochampally Ikat Sarees, Narayanpet Sarees, Kanchipuram Silk Sarees, Bhagalpuri Silk Sarees, Rajasthan Handloom Sarees, Kota Sarees, Bandhani Sarees, Madhubani Sarees, Phulkari Sarees, Assam Silk Sarees, Bollywood Sarees, Kasavu Sarees, Bengal Zari Work Sarees Sarees, Maheshwari Sarees, Dhakai Jamdani Sarees, Mangalgiri Cotton Sarees, Mekhela Chadar and many more.

Orders placed for Batik Sarees online are dispatched within 2-3 working days (details are mentioned for each product separately) and they reach you within 2-3 days in India and 5-15 days in any other part of the world! We make every effort to make your online Batik saree shopping experience with us a pleasurable one.