Hand block printing of textiles is a craft that whispers through the corridors of time, a craft deeply rooted in the art of slow creation, a craft that has been passed down through generations. It is a dance of patience, precision, and a profound connection to the past. It's a meticulous process that involves the creation of intricate patterns on fabric using wooden or metal blocks. This age-old technique carries a rich history and ancestral values that makes it timeless. In the heart of this lies the essence of Maikai- slow & mindful way of creating.
This time though, I wasn’t swept into a whirlwind of romance, like the romantic that I am. This didn’t feel like butterflies or shooting stars. It was a rather gentle brush of cold air on my neck, while I waltzed across the city of dreams, holding hands with someone that perhaps, felt like home.
Let’s save this love story for another time though, because this chapter isn't about me. It’s about you.