The hand-embroidered designs and stitching patterns on Tara baby-wear can all be traced back to the English missionaries and their teachings. These add a certain old-world charm to Tara clothing and what prompts people to be on a lookout for our garments even in this technology-driven era.
Then dip the pouch in kerosene and rub it over the wax. Design is drawn on a tracing/butter paper, which is then pricked with a pin and holes are made outlining the design.
Keep the fabric underneath the tracing paper and rub the pouch over the design. The ink would be transferred on to the fabric, copying the outline. Once the embroidery is done, the blue ink is washed off.
|Stitching over the blue outline|