‘Poetry of Loom’ technique or Ikkat are threads of emotions and efforts, woven with the diligence of artisans. The tenacity it requires and the flourishing colours it reflects, all throw light on popular traditional belief that our textiles are poetry incarnate.
The intentional blurry and bleed lines that this technique brings are its signature styles. Its meticulous heritage-endowed outline with strips of cultural exuberance and trending richness reeking of ethnic origin – leave India Imprints in awe.
Ikkat is a vintage dyeing technique which is yet considered a prevalent fabric designing method. The recurrent steps required to make it needs relentless effort on the artisan’s part. Relying on the fathomless Indian crest of tradition, the traditional craftsmen in Odisha have pushed this technique to its recent unique and irreplaceable stature.
The skill of the tireless artisans dipped in India’s vivacious ethnic bounty boasts of this technique that retains its foothold over fashionistas!