CHIKANKARI EMBROIDERY

CHIKANKARI EMBROIDERY

An ancient special art form called Chikankari Embroidery creates intricate hand embroidered designs. Believed to be more than four centuries old, ...

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WOOD BLOCK PRINTING

WOOD BLOCK PRINTING

We work with different block printing workshops depending upon the style of printing. We work with a family-run workshop that has a 500-year his...

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Traditional Handloom Pedal Weaving

TRADITIONAL PEDAL WEAVING

In a small village in Gujarat, Western India, we partner with family-run weavers. There are about 50-60 village weavers and they handloom our cotto...

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MADE TO LAST, SIMPLY AND SUSTAINABLY

Each of our garments pass through many hands before it reaches the one who wears it. We believe in promoting the wellbeing of our artisan community while doing our part to preserve the natural world.

OUR STORY

OUR STORY

The foundation of Umber & Ochre is the unique handmade nature of our textiles. We envision a slow fashion industry that celebrates individu...

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Sustainable, Transparent Ethical Supply Chain

OUR SUPPLY CHAIN

Travel and traditional Indian handicraft is a passion and goes hand-in-hand with our work. We travel directly to the origins of our makers, o...

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Umber & Ochre Brand Values

OUR VALUES

We believe in transparency, sustainability and longevity. Our ethical supply chain supports sustainable practices, fair wages, and the preservati...

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