Block printing originated in China, the oldest surviving form on cloth dates back to 220 AD. India didn't begin block printing until the 12th century—very little about the technique has changed since then. However, there is greater attention to using less toxic dyes and mordants.
Our pure Indian cotton bathrobes are soooo soft. They're perfect at home, or on the road. And they also make perfect gifts. They are designed to be calf length.