Incorporating vibrant Indian textiles in spaces will add amazing life and energy. Due to the dyeing techniques applied to the yarns there are hundreds of unique colors. The Ikat fabrics on the left have a slightly blurred outline that is characteristic and that many find very attractive. Although the term ikat is Javanese, the technique used to make this type of fabric was originated in India.
Fabrics, perhaps the most labored over portion of any interior design project, finding those quintessential fabrics which can transform a space. Fabrics are an easy way to incorporate (or try out out) a new or different color palette in a space. If you have some furniture already that you know you would like to keep in a living room, for example, yet you are undecided about what color to paint the walls or which fabric to utilize to adorn those huge windows, fabric samples are essential. If you are still unsure of a particular fabric lay it over a pillow or that back of a chair. There are beautiful fabrics from all over the world, especially fabrics made in Italy, Morocco, India, Africa and Turkey.