Black and white ikat weave. A summer weight dressmaking cotton. Suitable for breezy tops, dresses and loose fitting trousers.
- 100% cotton.
- 114cm wide.
- White lines vary in size from selvedge to selvedge.
- Indian cloths are sometimes susceptible to irregularities in the weave, this is all part of their charm and are not classed as flaws.
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.
Alaskan Snow is suitable for the following patterns in our Workbook: Bantam and Heron.
We have a limited quantity of this cloth.
If you would like to order a sample of this cloth, please click on the ‘buy’ tab and then ‘add sample to cart’.
Fabric can be ordered in 10cm increments. The minimum order is half a metre. For example, if you want 2.8m’s this is what you type in the box.