For centuries, the ikat dyeing technique has transcended through cultures & regions all around the world. From Japan and India, to France and the US, even the textile archive of Colonial Williamsburg includes examples of 18th century ikat fabrics. This is where the inspiration for the Hand Knotted Jute Ikat rug first began to form. The distinguished pattern is hand knotted with 100% jute in 3 transitional neutrals to complete your favorite space! Imported.