Explore Ikat Out of the Box!

Is the use of ikat fabric limited to clothing? Do you really think that ikats can only be used in making attires? If you are one of a kind than you are completely wrong. People generally can’t think beyond using ikat fabric in clothing and that too only in traditional clothing. New generation especially teenagers see Indian Ikat fabrics with inferiority complex. They feel inferior from others on wearing ikat clothes. They neither show respect towards our Indian traditional ikat fabrics nor are they interested in promoting them. This lack of interest of youth in Indian ikat fabrics has confined their uses. The maximum population that use this fabric comprises of older people who have been using ikat print fabric in making sarees and salwar kameez since ages. Besides being traditional in designs, lack of awareness about the latest trends in old generation stops them from designing fashionable clothes from ikat fabric.

It is very important for the new generation to break the myth that ikat cannot be used in making trendy clothes and home furnishings. Today, in the world of mix and match, one can easily design beautiful pieces by mixing other fabrics with ikats. You can easily buy ikat fabric by the yard online and match it with either a plain piece or a printed one and new designer outfit is ready in few simple steps. The creative minds cannot stop themselves from exploring the uses of ikat fabrics. The only thing which is required is the initiative to spread awareness about it.

Ikat upholstery fabric can be used to make home furnishing accessories. Today, in most of the houses the ignorance towards ikat and block print can be easily noticed. People are not even interested in trying them for once. It is hard to believe but actually the curtains, napkins, sofa covers, table mats and other home accessories of ikat fabric looks fabulous. It not only gives you a feeling of being connected with Indian heritage but also makes you feel comfortable and calm.

Although, ikat fabric is available in huge varieties of colours and prints but out of all blue ikat fabric has its own importance. Indigo colour has a unique richness and capturing quality. Indigo ikat fabric for sale is available online at NavyasFashion. The quality and designs of navyas fashion are simply the best. Take a tour of the website and explore different varieties of fabrics along with exclusive collection of handmade ikat fabrics.

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