Batik Open Jacket | Chitra

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  • | Chi . tra |, meaning in the image of, is an exceptional hand drawn batik in iconic motifs like the kawung, truntum, and lesser known motifs like gringsing and sabut kelapa. Dyed in a mostly earthy palette signifying the wearer's patience and humility, this is a classic canvas that is a mirror of our inner world. 


    The jacket is fully lined for a luxurious feel, yet lightweight enough for daily wear. Features drop shoulders, two pockets at the front, and in either regular or long sleeves.

  • Malam dingin (cold wax) is a contemporary technique that uses the hand screen method with cold wax to outline motifs, creating a 3D effect on the cloth. Cold wax is a blend of natural ingredients, including tamarind. Hand wash on cold to retain its colours and beauty. Made by a family of artisans in Solo, Central Java.

    - Batik is 100% cotton 
    - Lining is 100% cotton

  • Designed one size for a versatile fit. Fits up to a UK16. 

    Sophiea is wearing regular length sleeves, she usually wears UK10-12.  
    Height: 5'2" (158 cm) | Bust 37"  
    Waist: 28" | Hip 38"

    Measurements across (taken with garment lying flat): 
    Chest: 24"
    Length: 27" 

    Slight differences in size of print is expected as textile is handmade. However this is what makes each piece unique.

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Rooted in Tradition

Central Java

Believed to be the birthplace of batik, Central Java is well-known for high quality batik. We have partnered with two small teams of intergenerational artisans here since 2019 for our apparel needs.

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Sewn with care

Needle & Thread

After the batik process is completed, they are sent to our tailors based between Bandung & West Jakarta. Here, batik is sewn with care into apparel.

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