Kashmiri Karigar
February 3, 2016 Bedsheets


One type of embroidery is called Aari. Such adornment is a specialty of the Kashmiri artisans who create it in elegant, concentric rings of chain stitch using a special hooked needle known as ‘ aar’ which is similar to a crochet needle. Aari embroidery was introduced to Mughal rulers in the 12th century by the Persians. […]

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