Ikat facts..

The creative pattern making of andhra pradhesh, IKAT, has always been a treat to my eyes! The beautiful designs, techniques and patterns are amazing.

Ikat is a dyeing technique to pattern textiles. These are produced in Gujarat, Andhra pradesh and Indonesia as well.

Patola Cloth, a double ikat from gujarat is very famous.

 

6e0657265c45346db2beca625ad35f57The ways of dyeing ikat are interesting to know as well. Warp weft and double are 3 types.

It is the status symbol in most places because of the skills and time required for their production.

More to come..

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