Silk Ikat Fabric by the yard
Get your bed upholstered in classic modern ikat fabric. Don’t need go so far. Here you find intersperse your comfort slipcovered sofa with a handpainted ikat modern elegant fabric. Ikat and Abr are exact the same high quality fabric. Abr the Persian word for cloud. It is also quite appropriately the traditional name of Central Asia’s most prestigious and beautiful fabric. Also known in Arabic as asab, in Turkic as ipekshahi and in Hindi as patola. Perhaps, it more familiar to westerners by its Malay equalient of IKAT.
Like acloud, its parameters may display a great variety of patterns, It is composition of several combinations of material. Besides, it may even be fabric woven in both simple and complex structures. However, the single feature shared by all of these extraordinary textiles is the complex dyeing process. Dyeing undertaken before artian arranges the individual elements upon the loom. All ikat cloth have either their warps, their wefts or both warps and wefts dyed only in selective areas. And only, before those threads have been placed upon the loom. The process of preventing the dyes from the penetrating the entire warp or weft is resist dying. Indeed, this produces the essential characteristics of ikat cloth.
Traditional uses of Ikat Cloth Modern Fabric
The use of various ikat weaves is within the context of general oases-wide silk production. The workshop of our oriental artisans make a wide variety of luxury silks for both clothing and wall decoration. The cotton wefted, striped ikat fabrics known as bekasam. Bekasabs and Alacha ikat fabrics are by far the most common materials for men’s robes. Very fine raw silk fabric, khalili, is ascribtion of Jewish weavers, who specialized in tie-dyed and block-printed colorful silks. Gold embroidery, gulduzi, parcha, kimkhob brocades are highly expensive ikat fabrics. Khalats or robes, kaftans are other textures of ikat handloom fabrics. You can use handwoven ikat fabric for the same purposes as other luxury textiles.
This 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 colors will be a fun addition to a range of decorating styles from traditional to modern.
We deliver all orders by Uzbekistan Registered Post which takes minimum 10-21 business days to reach anywhere in the world. In case, you are looking for the delivery any sooner, please ask for a priority shipping at an extra cost. Processing time is 1-3 business days, not including weekends or holidays.