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Ikat warp

The traditional dyeing technique called “ikat” comes from Asia and Japan (where it is called “kasuri”), and is also found in Africa and Central America, and perhaps elsewhere as well. 466 more words

Cape Breton

Ikat Print Pleated Skirt

It’s been HOT here in Portland, in the 90’s the past few days, and I’ve been only wanting to wear dresses and skirts to try to beat the heat. 339 more words

Fashion Sewing

Need über die extrem modische und exotische Ikat Trends zu wissen

Exotische Trends
Trends sich wiederholen. Nach jedem Jahrzehnt oder zwei machen sie ein Comeback und sich zu einem Wut und Gesprächsstoff. Ikat Trend ist ein solcher heißer Favorit der globalen Runde machen. 19 more words

Genel

National handloom day

Everyone is calling it #Nationalhandloomday so here are my two cents. For a self-taught person like me the definition is simple; handloom is a manually operated loom. 362 more words

Whats New

Ikat at the Brunei Gallery, SOAS

It’s not great to praise an exhibition once it’s finished and no-one else can go, but “World Ikat Textiles … ties that bind” was amazing. I went to see it in June on the final day. 102 more words

Tulips 


A tulip garden imagined in Ikat weave style.

Ikat is a fabric dying technique where the yarn is dyed and then woven into cloth. The painstaking weaving creates the characteristic blurry design.

Paintings

Ikat Print Nails

Start off with a base coat, I used Revlon’s “Quick Dry Base Coat.”

Apply a base color of your choice. I applied two coats of Jenna Hipp’s “Thin Mint.” 202 more words

Nails