In Buriocr We use only natural fabrics, almost always cotton. Our fabrics are purchased from Costa Rican factories to reduce our carbon footprint.
Beautiful colors can be achieved regardless of foreign dyes. The products Buriocr they are stained with local plants, collected mostly in the Oreamuno area of Cartago. Because our business depends on nature, the colors available change with the times of the year.
Botanical or natural dyeing is a slow and often unpredictable process, which makes it so exciting. It takes several hours to several days to extract pigments from plants. Once the dye bath is ready, fabric is added to the pot. It is simmered for a few hours and left to rest overnight. We believe it is an art and we are passionate about this process.
All our products are hand-printed in our studio workshop in Oreamuno de Cartago. Due to the nature of the hand dyeing and stamping process, all pieces are unique, each slightly different from the other.
We want to support other small businesses run by women. We work with local seamstresses, who help us with orders.
The love for details like laces, tassels, etc. Each product is made from start to finish by hand. In this way we can be sure that we are offering good quality products made with dedication and care.