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Making It: Artisan Made Black Triangle Ikat Fabric

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Making It: Artisan Made Black Triangle Ikat Fabric

We are so happy to add our new ikat triangle pattern to Rustic Loom’s collection of artisan made textiles. Here’s how we produced this artisan made ikat woven fabric: Step 1:  Designed in Brooklyn I started with a rough sketch in Rustic Loom's Brooklyn studio. I then re-worked the sketch into a repeated pattern on my computer using Photoshop.  After a few WhatsApp conversations back and forth with our weaver in India, I modified the design into a weavable ikat cotton fabric for home decor and ethical fashion.  Step 2:  Artisan Ikat Weaving Process- Hyderabad, India The pattern in an ikat fabric...

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