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Indonesian Ikat Performs in an Ultra-Modern Fashion in an Ikat Workshop

Los Angeles, 6 October 2017 – Indonesia's ikat fabric - a mirror of decades of local wisdom - is shown in an ultra-modern style in a workshop at the Alexandria Ballroom, October 6, 2017. The workshop uses the same venue as Los Angeles Fashion Week (LAFW) 2017, and took place as Indonesia is highlighted as a feature country in LAFW 2017. The…

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Ikat Weaving: A Textile Technique and Culture of the Indonesian People

Ikat proactively brightens up lives, homes, and businesses all over the world for many centuries now.The term ikat comes from the Indonesian verb ‘mengikat’, which means to bind or to tie off. This refers to the tie-dyeing method used to give textiles their unique vibrancy of design and color. Ikat has now come to refer to the textiles themselves as…

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