Original 100% hand drawn batik (batik tulis) short sleeve for men with combination of flower spread (sekar jagad) and phoenix (burung hong) motif, trademark of Lasem batik.
Sekar Jagad motif name came from Sekar which means blossom and Jagad means world/universe. This motif could means to bring cherish (thus it calls blossom) all around the world.
Burung hong is Chinese phoenix bird. Phoenix and dragon usually can be found in Chinese dynasty represent power and elegant
This white batik style is called bledak.
Since batik is wax resist dyeing process, this style is very difficult to make as it consumes a lot of wax (malam) and requires extra care to avoid breaking off the wax layer that resist the dye.
High quality bledak batik have minimum “spill” of dye to the base white colour.
This white and purple colour combination create good subtle contrast suitable for formal or regular setting.
This shirt is made from high quality cotton, makes it very comfortable to use, especially in hot and humid weather.