Ikat also sometimes spelled, Ikkat, is a specialized dyeing technique for patterning fabric and textiles. During the process of dyeing, the Ikat resist is formed when the binding of individual yarns with a tight wrapping applied for the desired pattern. After this careful and intensive process the yarns are then dyed depending on the style or Ikat fabric pattern trying to be achieved. If you're interested in a grounded and striking pattern scheme with your projects fabric, shop our Ikat fabric by the yard and find the best deals available for top quality fabrics. Resist dyeing is a difficult technique to perfect, but the patterns it produces and more than worth the effort exerted by the producers and designers. For the best in price and quality, explore Ikat fabric by the yard with Shop the Third Floor.