Bali's Tenganan village is the only place today still producing the complex weaving & dying technique know as double ikat. The entire process takes 7 years to produce one piece. Each specific design has a story or cultural meaning.
Gringsing, double ikat from Tenganan, Bali This piece is a Gringsing -- a ceremonial cloth handwoven using the double ikat method in Tenganan, Bali. This was purchased from the weaver and dates to the early