The art of ikkat is one of the finest examples of Indian craftsmanship! The beautiful designs in geometric patterns are woven with hands to create a splendid masterpiece. Ikkat is an art of dyeing which creates beautiful patterns on textiles. The yarns are resist-dyed first and then woven into fabrics and the result is absolutely magical. The designs are so striking it is difficult to take your eyes off them! Ikat fabrics are used in home furnishing, upholstery, home décor, clothing, and accessories. When speaking of clothing, nothing can do more justice to this stunning art than a saree! The nine yards adorned with captivating ikkat design in bright colors leaves the onlooker awestruck. Ikkat sarees are made in silk, cotton, and Banarasi fabrics to name a few. Apart from sarees, ikkat suits, lehengas, Indowestern dresses are also made in alluring designs.
An ikat saree is perfect to make you shine and talk of the occasion! Like the woman here who is nothing but a magical canvas in motion bursting with beautiful colors of this ikkat sari. The saree is in a bright pink color made in intricate patola ikkat design which is a double ikat form made in the Patan region of Gujarat. The contrasting orange zari border is further enhancing the charm of the saree. She has paired it with a sleeveless sari blouse for a modern and feminine touch to the look. The finishing touches are minimal with open hair, bindi, and silver gold plated earrings which lets the saree standout. This brilliant drape is making a striking vision on the woman in the daylight. A saree which can be worn on festive occasions, puja, parties or any special occasion! For making this look more formal, pair it with an embroidered orange color designer blouse, tie hair into a bun with gajra, add some bangles and carry an embellished potli clutch.
Ikkat saris are the best and one of the finest drapes of Indian fashion. They are extraordinary silhouettes which will make you a head turner at every occasion and yes; they are timeless! Own more such gorgeous Ikkat silk sarees by picking from an exquisite collection of sarees from Pure Elegance. Our Indian fashion in store in USA brings an exclusive variety of Indian sarees for Indian women in USA. You can also shop online to get a peek of our collection.
Article By : Charu Tyagi