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Bandung Batik sees a rising popularity

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Bandung | Fri, July 4 2008 | 11:08 am
Bandung Batik sees a rising popularity Arabic-themed batik motifs abound in Bandung Batik. (JP/Arya Dipa) (JP/Arya Dipa)

PREMIUM Batik from the renowned batik towns of Surakarta and Pekalongan in Central Java as well as Bali and Yogyakarta have their own particular styles and features. However, few know that the West Java capital city Bandung also boasts a popular batik product known as Batik Bandung. Many people were not aware of the prestigious Batik Bandung until they travel overseas, particularly to Japa...