Hmong embroidered appliqued hemp and cotton fabric
Authentic Hmong skirt fabric has intricate cross-stitch and hand applique created by the Hill Tribes of Northern Vietnam. It has been unpicked from local festive costume, embroidered and pleated by village ladies. Stunning piece has rows of colourful cross stitch design on dark background and a panel of indigo dyed batik hemp.
Known as Paj ntaub, or flower cloth, this is an exquisite example of Hmong embroidery - use it to create exquisite DIY home decor projects, table runner or costumes. The fabric is in very good condition, is firm but lightweight and can be stretched out and ironed or left to show its pleated texture.
It measures approx 154 cm long x 52cm wide (60.5" x 20.5").
Fabric can be hand washed in cold water with mild soap.
We ship worldwide and all fabrics are shipped within 1-2 days with FREE SHIPPING in Australia! If you require signature on delivery please select at shipping option. Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. We are not responsible for delays due to customs. See more of Pallu Design fabrics here.
How do I pay for my order?
Payment is accepted through PayPal and Credit Cards. If you don’t have a Paypal account, you can still pay using a debit or credit card.
When will I get my parcel?
I aim to ship your item as soon as possible. This is usually within 1 - 2 business days.
There are currently long delays to shipping due to reduced flights during the coronavirus pandemic. We really appreciate your support and patience.
Estimated shipping times – actual delivery time depends on your location:
Australia: 3-5 business days
North America and Asia Pacific: 7-10 business days
Rest of the world: 10-14 business days
In busy Holiday times this time may be longer.
Where are your goods shipped from?
Parcels are shipped from Cairns in Australia.
What about Customs and import taxes?
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply to your country. I am not responsible for any delays due to customs requirements - if you have concerns about the customs laws in your country, please investigate before purchase.
Do you do gift wrapping?
Your parcel will be carefully wrapped in fancy tissue paper and mailed in an Australia Post satchel to keep it safe for the journey to your home! If you require a gift item sent to another address please notify me and make sure you add the correct address - I will also add a gift card!
How do I clean my fabrics?
Some color transfer is normal for hand dyed and indigo fabrics for the first few washes, so fabrics should be washed separately, without soaking. Hand washing in cold water with a gentle soap and line drying is recommended . It is advisable not to tumble dry or to use bleach. This will help preserve the softness and long life of your new fabrics.
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Shibori Indigo workshop terms & conditions
Bookings are made online at https://www.palludesign.com and full payment is required to reserve a place in any class. Please check that you have booked for the correct date as bookings are final. You will be sent a reminder email a few days before the class.
If you can’t attend for any reason and you advise us 14 days before the workshop, your credit can be transferred to another class. Be aware that refunds are not available. There is a class minimum of 6 people and if we don’t get that number the class will be cancelled and you will be offered a refund or transfer to another class.
On purchasing a place in any of our classes you agree that we are not responsible for any injury or theft that could occur on our premises or in our workshops.
What if I need to return something?
Handmade fabrics, especially vintage items, by their nature will have some variations in color, texture and design throughout the piece. I have endeavored to make this clear in our descriptions and photographs. Note that many items have been made in small villages and that these variations should be expected. These are the special qualities that make each handmade piece truly unique.
Many fabrics are one-off pieces and you will never find another one like it!! I wish you to be happy with your order, so please contact me within 10 days of receiving it if you have any problems. Note that I don't accept exchanges or cancellations, or returns for changing your mind!
I will accept returns if I deem goods to be damaged or defective but cannot accept returns for personalized orders. Items approved for return must be shipped back to me within 14 days of delivery. Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
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