Ikat obsession is taking over Mumbai/the world, and we are here for it. Now, with whatever passes for autumn quickly approaching in town {hey, we felt a slight breeze yesterday}, we’ve picked out five of our favourite ikat jackets for you to order online once payday comes around – all under INR 5,000.

Pretty In Pink

Photo source: Nete

Photo source: Nete

A mini ikat printed dress comes along with this salmon coloured ikat long jacket – a two-in-one for the ikat-lover. Wear it to work, and even for the post-work drinks , but mainly for that date that you’d been planning since forever.

Price: 3,650

Buy it here.

Darker Shades Of Pink

Photo source: Etsy

Photo source: Etsy

With a hot pink shade, this jacket is a rare find.¬†Though there is only one in stock, we say if you spotted it first, go for it. It’s perfect for formal meets and casual wear and is definitely a must-have¬†for the closet.

Price: $60 {approx INR 3,960} plus taxes

Buy it here.

For The Aztec Lovers

Photo source: The Secret Label

Photo source: The Secret Label

This aztec ikat summer jacket by ITR had us from the word ‘summer’. It’s a light summery jacket, with its aztec print interwined with ikat print – with lapel – upping its otherwise casual look to a professional work. Want to add a bit of splash to your work-wear closet? Go for this.

Price: INR 3,009

Buy it here.

Go Traditional

Photo source: Sweet Couch

Photo source: Sweet Couch

The Jodi Life, a Delhi-based brand has this beautiful peacock sleeveless jacket. With ethnic traditional stitching, this long reversible jacket can be worn during festivals, night outs, or even to work – just team it up with a pretty white kurti and jeans, and you are good to go.

Price: INR 3,199

Buy it here.

Wear A Cape

Photo source: Sweet Couch

Photo source: Sweet Couch

This indigo ikat and hand block-printed jacket {or a cape?} is another one on our shopping list. Made out of cotton for the airy light feel, we think it’s a good one for wearing to work. Can team this up with leggings, jeans and a top or a kurti and we are good to go.

Price: INR 3,000

Buy it here.

Featured photo source: Sweet Couch