Worn by nomadic tribes and skilled artisans of iron, this bold repeat pattern derives from a large spear or arrow head motifs. The Bhalka is traditional for the Gadia Lohar, iron workers historically renowned for the fierce defense of their identity and skilled artisans of the bhala spear. Also called the Banjari print, it is still worn today by the nomadic Banjara community in Gujarat.
Model is a US Size 4-6, wears Matter Size 1. 175cm tall.
Style it with The Button Back Top + Bhalka Rust
Timeless, versatile apparel made from heritage prints that tell a story. MATTER preserves generation craft by collaborating with rural artisans using sustainable, fair production, creating change beyond textiles!
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