The unique of batik merbok is the design is inspire from the natural beauty of merbok and is handrawn . The source of motives is flora and fauna, archeological sites, mangroves forest, birds, padi and carving of malays house which all can be found around Merbok. Make batik Merbok different from other batik.
Merbok is s small little town in Kuala Muda district and Kedah state of Malaysia.
Batik Merbok was develope from 6 motives or designs. That is : 1) Motives from mangroves trees. 2) Motives from Lembah Bujang, the stones and archaeoligical sites 3) Motives from Flora and fauna, Merbok birds (dove species) 5) Motives from Padi grains. 6) Motives of wood carving from traditional malay houses.