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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

Printed Pants

Haaay friends, who’s excited about a three day weekend?! We’re so so close!

So, I recently stumbled upon these pants online while browsing a sale J.Crew was having and I was smitten. 218 more words

Fashion

IKAT USAQUEN

Cuando tus amigas diseñadoras hacen vestidos lindos toca salir a la ciudad y lucirlos ;)

Love Never Felt So Good – Michael Jackson

Fashion

Willow tanks

When Jen posted her Willow tank pattern and Fancy Tiger Crafts shared that their latest Ikat prints were in stock I knew without a doubt that I would be immediately creating the perfect tank. 220 more words

Sewn

Unravelling a textile exhibition.

Today was the last day of an exhibition at the Brunei Gallery, SOAS, which “celebrates the rich legacy of Ikat”. Ikat is a method of printing on fabrics, similar to tie-dye, and is practiced all over the world. 349 more words

Soas

Handloom: What & Why?

Handloom  a common word used on garment and furnishing labels. What is it? Why is there so much emphasis over handloom? Why are handloom marked products so expensive? 356 more words

Fabrics