Crazy for Ikat

Ikat is a dyeing technique, similar to tie dye, used most commonly in countries in Central/South Americas and Central/Southeast Asia. An Indonesian word for “cord/thread/knot,” patterns are dyed into the threads before the weaving of the fabric. It is one of the oldest forms of textile decoration.

Many fashion lines use Ikat prints in their women’s collections, as well as in home decor.

ikat prints

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