Batik is a method or process of color dying, the dying process using wax to create patterns & designs. Batik has worldwide popularity not only is Batik used as a material for Cloth its uses also for tablecloths, household accessories & furnishing fabrics .
In Indonesia Batik was worn as part of Kebaya dress, which was commonly worn everyday, then it waned because more & more people chose western clothes. However Batik clothing has revived in the turn of 21 st century, due to the effort of Indonesian fashion designer to innovate Batik by incorporating new fabrics, patterns & colors.
After the UNESCO recognition for Indonesian Batik as intangible World Heritage on October 2, 2009 , Indonesian administration has asked Indonesian to wear Batik on Friday. So on October 2, by wearing Batik we celebrate Indonesian Batik National Day.