Sanskruti Silks is of Pankaj Makwana , a national award master weaver of the famous double ikkat patola from Gujarat and specialises in sarees and dupattas. Patola is a tie and dye technique of dyeing and weaving similar to Pochampally and Sambalpur Ikkat and usually comes in silk. The border and pallu come with zari and the body is entirely woven in a geometrical pattern. Patola is usually expensive because of the fabric and also the dyeing and weaving process which is intricate and time consuming.The patterns and designs of patola are very distinct. The motifs used are usually traditional flowers, elephants, birds and dancing figures and come in bright colours.