Colourful quality fabrics from all over Indonesia
What makes this shop special is that the owner, Rayyis Aljaidi himself designs the exquisite fabric prints. Not sure what to choose out of the dazzling selection he is happy to help. Price range IDR 22,000/m for printed batik or IDR 70,000/m for handmade batik, no bargaining.
Pick your own colour
You name a place in Indonesia and they have a local fabric in store: from as far as North Sumatra all the way beyond Lombok and of course Java.
Gods and colour; a quick guide
In Bali it is not just people that want to be adorned by beautiful fabrics, dressing buildings and statues is equally important:
- Red is for Brahma
- Yellow or White for Shiva
- Black is for Wisnu
- The quintessential Bali black and white chequered print -called Poleng - is standard for the world of spirits