Patan Patola and the history of the cloth of kings - Lost With Purpose
The Patola of Patan, a town in Gujarat state, India, are some of the most complex and luxurious fabrics in the world, thanks to their complex double ikat weaving technique. One sari takes at least 7 months to complete, and costs upwards of $2,000! Read on for a history of Patan Patola, and a look at one of the last families still weaving them in India today.
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