Fantastic Aari Work

Fantastic Aari Work

Aari work is a type of embroidery work that is created by stretching the fabric being used over a wooden frame. A hooked needle is then used to pierce the fabric and produce the embroidery throughout the body of the garment. The kind of stitch that is used to craft the embroidery is a chain…

All ABout Ribbon Embroidery From Victorian Era

All ABout Ribbon Embroidery From Victorian Era

Ribbon embroidery is a delicate style of embroidery that dates back to the Victorian era. This style incorporates the use of ribbons on different garments in order to create an interesting texture and intricate look. More often than not, silk ribbons or blends of silk and organza ribbons are used to create different patterns that…

Zardozi Embroidery: The Golden Embroidery From India

Zardozi Embroidery: The Golden Embroidery From India

Zardozi embroidery is a form of embroidery prevalent in India, Iran, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Zardozi embroidery designs comprises of beautiful metal embroidery work and were once used to embellish the attire and clothes of kings and members of the royal family in India. This detailed work was also used to adorn the walls of castles,…

Kalamkari Sarees And Some Very Classy Tips To Flaunt It

Kalamkari Sarees And Some Very Classy Tips To Flaunt It

Kalamkari is also known as Qalamkari. It is a popular form of block printed fabric, which usually uses cotton that originates from certain parts of India and Iran. The word itself is derived from two different words of the Persian language, ghalam, which means pen, and kari which means craftsmanship. Together, they form the word…

Kasuti Embroidery: The Oldest Form Of Indian Embroidery

Kasuti Embroidery: The Oldest Form Of Indian Embroidery

Kasuti embroidery is an exquisite type of embroidery from northern Karnataka. It has become one of the most popular arts of this region and is exclusively associated with the villages in this part of the country. The embroidery artisans from this region are protected by a Geographical Indicator from the Government of India, which ensures…