Embroidery Traditions



Indians craftsmen were engaged in the process of beautifying and embellishing multiple fabrics since very long time. Embroidery is the name of one such craft that glorifies the cloth when worked upon. There are several embroidery traditions in India that have been the major factor behind the beautiful clothing of the royalty and the common people. Some important embroidery crafts are phulkari, chikankari, kantha, karchobi, kathi, kimkhab, aribharat, appliqué, sujuni, zardozi etc. You will learn about these and other embroidery traditions of India in larger details in the following links.

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