What is Ikat and How is it Made?

IKAT. You’d have to be folded up in your pull-out sofa to miss the popularity of this textile. Ikat inspiration board from the studio of textile designer Laura Singh of Color Loom. Ikat (pronounced “ee-kat”) is a loom-woven textile created by a remarkable process. A master weaver first ties bundles of warp threads in precise patterns to prepare for colored dyes. A more intricate resist-dyeing … Continue reading What is Ikat and How is it Made?