Silk Ikat Handloom Tie Dyed Fabric
Do you want to capture your guests’ interests? We want to meet your needs with a special offer. This Silk Ikat Handloom Tie Dyed Fabric adds bright rich colours and a heavier feel to your cozy home. Surely, it will instantly transform the space perfectly. Craftsmen used contrasting colours and yarns in warp and weft to give the fabric a shot effect, a popular combination being that of extremely narrow stripes of silk and cotton. The beautiful motif was chosen from an artistic tradition several thousand years old. Probably, since unique Ikat design is the work of an individual. And he thought passionately and felt about his every choice of colour as well as form in order to create a sympathetic composition. That makes IKAT special.
What Is Ikat Handloom Fabric
Off all the extravagant adornments commissioned for the Emirs, it was the ikat-dyed silks. Above all, the ikat-dyed silk velvets became renowned worldwide. These silks known as Abr are the most visually dramatic woven textiles of Central Asia. Produced chiefly in Uzbekistan and characterized by shimmering, soft-edged designs in vibrant colours. They owe their beauty to the technique of binding and dyeing the patterns onto the warp threads before they are set on the loom. Like clouds they appear to float unbounded, their edges softly blending into the adjacent colours. Ikat-dyed silks, until the early twentieth century worn only by the aristocracy or well-to-do merchant families.
Ikat handwoven textile fabric is perfect for window treatments (draperies, valances, curtains, and swags), bed skirts, duvet covers, pillow shams, accent pillows, tote bags, aprons, slipcovers and upholstery. This playful mix of colours will be a fun addition to a range of decorating styles from traditional to modern.