Black and White ikat weave. A summer weight dressmaking cotton. Suitable for breezy tops, dresses and loose fitting trousers. 114cm wide.
Ikat is a resist dyeing technique where the threads used for weaving are dyed beforehand. The ikat threads are bound in a pattern so that the threads covered by the binding ‘resist’ the dye, creating a design. The more binding done before weaving, the more complicated the pattern.
Up and Over is suitable for the following patterns in our Workbook: Bantam and Heron.