Wrap-around mini obi belt features authentic silk-cotton Ikat fabric in somewhat distressed look and colors of various shades of red with a splash of green and yellow, creating balanced color combination. It is hand-dyed and hand-woven in Uzbekistan by artisans via traditional techniques. The complementary fabric has a soft suede touch and a very pleasant purple 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
Such belt is a very unique and elegant accessory that you could add to your every day casual clothes or as a splash of color to any formal outfit and evening wear.
The mini obi belt is very versatile and adjustable to any figure type. It can be worn on the waist or hip level in many ways: wrapped around or tied directly with various knot types at the front.
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.