Anyone who has ever visited Bali sure remembers the amazing national clothes called sarong. The rainbow colored sarong is a popular souvenir one can bring from Bali and an amazing piece to wear during your holiday. If you ever have been wondering how to tie a sarong, you are welcome to attend special events at Ritz-Carlton hotel!
In order to help guests know more about sarong and how it is made, the hotel has appointed a special sarong concierge. Tresna Dewi knows everything about the colorful piece of clothes and will guide visitors to the magic world of making sarong. The program lasts half a day, during which guests will learn more about gorgeous textiles also known as kamen. This is traditional textile worn by both men and women in Southeast Asia and the Arab peninsula. The special artisan workshop in the territory of the hotel showcases all stages of tying a sarong. Guests will see how the cloth is threaded, spun, then woven and finally dyed. Watching how true professionals work, guests will see how different patterns are born in skillful hands. The ready sarongs are available for purchase, and guests are welcome to wear the cloth to the Hindu Temple located nearby.