Samping Songket is a kind of traditional woven cloth in Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Brunei. Usually, the Samping Songket is woven by hand or power looms using gold and silver threads (Jarigai or Jari).
The word 'songket' is from the term 'sungkit' in Malay and Indonesian, which means 'uncover' or 'knitting'. Songket also means carrying out or pulling threads from cloth or weaving with gold or silver thread.
In ancient times, Samping Songket was used by certain groups in a ceremony or celebration.Now-a-days the use of Samping Songket has expanded and is not limited to certain groups, but its application is in line with various occasions and celebrations.
Samping Songket Materials
The main materials used to produce / create Samping Songkets are:
Cotton yarn, Polyester Yarn, silk thread, gold thread, crystal yarn, silver thread and metallic yarn.
Based on customer requirements, we decide whether natural or modern dye
Cotton and silk threads are popular in Samping Songket production until today. Polyester threads are also welcome because they are cheaper than silk or cotton. In fact, polyester yarns are made up of various colors of choice. As a manufacturer we are capable of delivering attractive and best quality of products for our customers.
> High Quality
Samping Songket is said to have high quality and has its own identity using high quality of raw materials. It is traditionally cultivated and we understood the same on making highest quality. This can clearly distinguish Samping Songketfrom other manufacturer in the world. It is having very good positive effects individually and collectively.
> Weaver Features
Usually a Samping Songketteam members are so dedicated to serve our people and highly experienced (21 years and more). Also they are a diligent, patient, good heart and sincere, caring, subtle spirit, diligent, focused, possessing high imagination. This can be seen when the Samping Songketon your hand to use. Good work is definitely coming from a sincere heart and will definitely give satisfaction to the Samping Songket users.
> Classic and Patterns
Traditional woven techniques are still maintained in our factory where Samping Songket is produced through loom by hand and power. Each sheet of yarn is examined during the weaving process and this has made Samping Songket high quality with a classic and unique pattern.
Songket Pricing Details
In general, SampingSongket prices are determined based on 3 main factors:
> Samping Songket Authenticity
> Samping Songket Materials
> Samping Songket Motif Pattern
Samping Songket produced in ancient times has had a high value, which has its aesthetic and historical value.