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NOVICA, in association with National Geographic, searches the world to work directly with the finest artisan designers. To wear this robe is to wear a colorful allegory of tradition, were a myriad shapes and patterns revel in blue and fuchsia, yellow, orange, and green. Ying-yang emblems, exotic flowers, and starfish seem to float through the folds with every movement. Ideal for a stroll on a warm summer evening. Desak Nyoman Parwati blends tradition with modern day allure in the creation of her fashionable batik robes. Sulfur and remasol colors create imaginative motifs embellishing the 100% rayon attire and are hand-painted by Parwati to ensure the colors won't fade.
Desak Nyoman Parwati says,
"I have built my career step by step. I started by asking my neighbors to come to my place to look at my collection...."