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December 14, 2017

The country's oldest rug manufacturers team up with the dynamic designer duo to create carpets that showcase India's heritage legacy
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Dr. Sittichai Smanchat, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,

"The idiosyncrasies of various ikat looms intrigued me and I collated information to pen books on their traditions"
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Dr. Smanchat Sittichai, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 12, 2017

Talking Ikat With Philippines’ Lucia Catanes

Text by Sharmi Ghosh Dastidar

"In our home country, the weavers take inspiration from the surrounding environment and the motifs and patterns are derived from the flora and fauna around"
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Myra Widiono, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 11, 2017

Talking Ikat With Indonesia’s Myra Widiono

Text by Sharmi Ghost Dastidar

"I tend to veer towards wearable and modern separates that are relatable to the experimental younger lot"
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Aizhan Bekkulova, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 10, 2017

"I worked with many traditional designs earlier but my interests always veered towards contemporary choices"
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Altynai Osmoeva, Designer, Textile, Ikat, World Ikat Textiles, Bikaner House,
September 09, 2017

Talking Ikat With Kyrgyzstan’s Altynai Ozmoeva

Text by Sharmi Ghosh Dastidar

"I have always loved textiles and the richness of Ikat from all across the globe has enticed me for many years now"
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