Patola saris are double ikat woven sari, usually made from silk, made in Patan(Gujarat, India). These Patola silks are very expensive, the luxurious silk showcases geometric and folk-inspired motifs like flora, fauna, and human figurines that adds depth and richness to these textiles and infusing it with a piece of soul rooted in Indian ethos.
One of the most distinctive features in Patola sarees or fabric is that they are the same on both sides and can be worn on both sides. The colors of the yarns remain intact for a long time and do not fade due to time.
The laborious technique in double ikkat dyeing is that the yarns are died first and later woven to required patterns. In today’s fashion Patola are a massive hit and trend and many designers have experimented with redefining these fabrics in a contemporary way.
Why to invest on Ikat silk?
Ikat is special in so many reasons. It is a heritage style. So, girls who love wearing, conserving, and supporting heritage weaves but not much comfortable with going desi, can rejoice with Ikat! When you buy a piece of Ikat you are actually supporting skilled artisans.
And now once you have bought Ikat sarees or fabric don’t think much on how to style it up.
Styling tips for Ikat
1.Ikat scarfs for indo western dresses
Wear an Ikat scarf with classic white shirt and trousers that adds colors to your work wear.
Trendy long Ikat tunics can be teamed up with a comfortable pair of palazzos, leggings, or even denim. These are very comfortable and also are in trend right now.
If you want to add some magic to your plain kurtas or churidar’s you can wear some printed Ikat dupattas. Bright and colorful ikat dupattas give a vintage look to your outfit.
Ikat Anarkali’s can be added so much elegance. The combination of colors and intricate detailing of borders, yokes, etc. will give a fresh and vibrant look. Ikat Anarkali’s can be worn as a dress for a boho-chic look.
Ikat sarees remain evergreen just like its prints. They are very easy to maintain and can also be worn for festivals, and corporate meetings and also for perfect daily wear.
You can team up Ikat blouses with plain sarees to enhance your look. It can adorn with tie cords, borders, or anything minimal. Keeping it minimal will retain its look.
7. Lehenga dress
You can style up your Ikat silk saree as a lehenga by wearing a pleated saree like a skirt and pair it up with organza dupatta.
Or wear a contrast colored silhouette and pair up with a designer blouse and drape Ikat saree in a half and half style.
You can make your kids to wear Ikat dresses stitched in a elegant style.
For little girls you can stitch skirt and top model and doll them up for festive seasons or any functions.
For boys, you can stitch them a kurta with ikkat jacket.
Why use only boring plain, ordinary screens for your windows. Decor them with Ikkat fabric screens and make your home look extraordinary.
10.Ikat styles bags
You can customize your handbags with Ikat fabric incorporated in it and flaunt it with your dresses.
Our Kovet team of designers is creating a beautiful, traditional, and pretty outfit make of Ikat. And make this outfit affordable for everyone. Keep checking our website for new and latest collections and grab your favorite ones.