At first, they were just acquaintances who just appended to be next to each other. But then, as days passed by, the gorgeous green had cast a spell on the equally ravishing silver. The river had fallen in love with the wild forest and embraced it in a hug, The droplets of water turned to pearls and would adorn the feet of its lover for as long as time lasted.
This blue Ikat silk blouse with half-sleeves (elbow-length) and a front zip is simply stunning!
Fabric: Ikat Silk
Saree: Su, the model is wearing a saree called Nandita
Sleeves : Elbow Length Sleeves
Shoulder Strap: 2.5 Inches
Sleeves Length:13.3 Inches
Blouse Length: 13 Inches
Front Neck Depth: 5.5 Inches
Full Shoulder: 14.5 Inches
Opening: Front Zip
Wash Care: Dry wash
Disclaimer: The pictures are clicked in daylight. Color may vary slightly from the image due to the screen brightness
Ikat is an art of resist-dyeing where the yarn is coated with resistive materials in specific patterns and then dyed before weaving the fabric. The process of applying dye-resist and dyeing is repeated multiple times to create exquisite patterns. Though the origin of Ikat is not clearly pin-pointed by historians, it is believed that civilisations all over the world have practiced this art or closely related techniques since ancient times.
Silk exudes a regality that very few other fabrics can match. The brilliant shine that vibrates from a silk saree spells class and traditional beauty. India is one of the top producers of silk in the world and the fabric is always in demand for its visual attractiveness. People associate silk with special occasions and richness. Silk is alluring and can boast of a grand appeal as well as a tinge of nostalgia. On the whole, silk is a fabric that can never go wrong.