Suwitra designs and creates elegant wearable art through his unique ability to capture nature's beauty.
Ketut Suwitra was born into a family of rice farmers, their village bordering with a jungle in west Bali. The youngest of four children, he tended to errands with no opportunity for schooling beyond elementary grade level. Long walks through the jungle fostered in Suwitra a deep appreciation for nature, animals, color, and the beauty of the natural world.
Beckoned by the opportunity for employment, at 19, Suwitra, his brother and his sister transmigrated to Sulawesi Island. Yearning for his native Bali, he returned after a year to pursue an interest in the local Balinese arts and crafts.
The colorful fabric market of Denpasar gave him a new sense of design and marketing. His five years there also instilled newfound confidence, and he eagerly seized the opportunity to work and design for a foundation in Bali as their boutique manager.
The lure of the unknown called to him four years later, and he accepted a one year work and study program in the mountains of Steamboat Springs, Colorado. He returned to his beloved Bali and soon got back to work. Suwitra designs and creates elegant wearable art through his unique ability to capture nature's beauty.
Suwitra masters batik and silk screening techniques as well as and hand-painted motifs, which he transforms into colorful sarongs, scarves, and stylish, comfortable, clothing.
Ketut Suwitra combines cool comfort and summer elegance in the exclusive design of this men's robe. Featuring two front pockets and 3/4 sleeves, the cotton robe wears the elegance of batik stamped bamboo leafs.
Evoking pinwheels in dark blue and white, Viktoria designs a comfortable rayon robe for men. Bali's traditional batik technique is used to create them. Classic front-wrap styling, wide kimono style sleeves and a matching tie belt make a handsome combination.....read more
Evoking fireworks in dark blue and white, Viktoria designs a comfortable cotton robe for men. Bali's traditional batik technique is used to create them. Classic front-wrap styling, wide kimono style sleeves and a matching tie belt make a handsome combination.
The copper and brown pieces of a batik puzzle fit perfectly in this stylish robe for men. By Agus Suryanto, the patterns are stamped by hand on cotton with a black belt and border for contrast. The robe features one pocket and three-quarter length sleeves.....read more
COLLECTIONS FEATURING Men's Clothing from Indonesia
Men's Clothing from Indonesia
Novica's gallery of men's clothing from Indonesia features batik shirts for men, as well as batik robes. Our collection of men's clothing is handcrafted by talented artisans in Indonesia, using the traditional batik technique.
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