Two-piece asymmetric obi belt featuring exclusive and authentic silk-cotton ikat fabric, hand-dyed and hand-woven in Uzbekistan by artisans via traditional techniques.The ikat fabric has beautiful pattern in colors of sky blue, white and yellow, creating striking color mixture. The complementary fabric has a soft suede touch and a very pleasant blue shade.
Ikat fabrics are made by a very complex traditional method, originated in Asia many centuries ago and known as one of the oldest textile decoration method. The technique involves resist dyeing of individual threads in precise places so, that it forms a certain pattern when these threads are woven into a fabric.
Because all the traditional fabrics that we use in our collections are hand made, dyed and woven on traditional looms - there might be some small inconsistencies, variations of colors and imperfections, all of which, however, give a very unique and exclusive touch to our every item. Opposite to a mass produced products, our creations carry a piece of a very beautiful culture and history in them.
SIZE AND FIT
This asymmetric wide Obi belt consists of two pieces with a separate band, therefore it is very versatile and adjustable to any figure type. It can be worn on the waist level in many ways with various knot types at the front.
Size XS/S Total belt length = 140 cm (55 in) Main part length = 91 cm (36 in) Main part width = 12-20 cm (7.9 in) Tie belt width = 5 cm (2 in)
Size M Total belt length = 156 cm (61.5 in) Main part length = 99 cm (39 in) Main part width = 12-20 cm (7.9 in) Tie belt width = 5 cm (2 in)
Size L Total belt length = 172 cm (67.7 in) Main part length = 107 cm (42 in) Main part width = 12-20 cm (7.9 in) Tie belt width = 5 cm (2 in)
Size XL Total belt length = 188 cm (74 in) Main part length = 115 cm (45.3 in) Main part width = 12-20 cm (7.9 in) Tie belt width = 5 cm (2 in)
I. 50% Silk, 50% Cotton (Uzbekistan Ikat)
II. 100% Polyester
Hand wash only Do not bleach Low-temperature ironing Dry-clean Do not tumble dry
We highly recommend to use only professional dry-cleaning services (preferably ecological) in order to preserve our garments for as long as possible.