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Sep 4, 2008
India is well known for it's embroidery, embroidery is a unique form of sewing. Embroidery involves the use of several needles and threads, although embriodery is not just restricted to thread. Embroidery also involves the use of beads, sequens, two fabrics sewn together, there are lots of alternatives used in embroidery.

Embroidery is one craft that dates back before ancient Egypt. In ancient times the the more colourful and detailed the embroidered fabric you wore usually was an indication of the wealth status of a family. Over the years many cultures have found their own way to express themselves through embroidery.

Embroidery can be done in lots of ways. There a are various stiches from cross stich to free and surface embroidery. Ribbons have been used in embroidery techniques as well as embroidered canvas work.

India is very popular with the type of embroidery that they do. Aar embroidery needle is somewhat similar to a crochet needle; it is done primarily by the Muslims and is called Aari. Since religion is a main concern to Indian people, many fabrics of clothing have been embroidered in great detail and organized in various complicated ways, to form symbols and words for deities.

Floral designs are inspired by all cultures, and this is also very true for India. Their talent when it comes to embroidery with threads and beads is absolutley phenomenal. Embroidery can be done on just about anything. You can find it on cushions, wall art, handbags, also many of there shoes have ornate embroidery as well.

Over the years scarves and handbags have made quite an impression on modern women. With elegant beadwork and exquisite embroidered designs. Many of the handbags are embroidered in bright colours making an attractive fashion statement.

Many very pretty and detailed embroidered baby clothes have become popular. The selection of baby items is impressive both in the beauty of the designs but the great detail that has been put into each garment and baby bed sheets. You can find almost any animal in many different colors for your babies? room.

Once you discover the elegance and the unique designs that come from India, you to will want to purchase some of these items. Any embroidered product from India will certainly be a talking piece.
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Nicole Maschwitz writes about unique giftsand handbags to view or range please visit Gift Hut.
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