Women across the globe have a soft spot for handbags and other accessories. Many of us like to flaunt our accessories and want multiple possibilities, especially when it comes to Zari craft clutches. These beautifully handcrafted products spread their charm and keep the rich handwork tradition of India alive.
Let’s find out some interesting facts about the intricate and elaborate Zari work.
Facts About Zari Crafts
- Zari is an intricate art of weaving threads made of fine gold and silver, woven together in textiles to create decorative patterns. These threads are woven into textiles mainly of silk to create beautiful designs. Zari work is extensively used in Indian handicrafts due to their rich, royal and classy looks.
- Zari work is as old as the 16th century and came to India from Surat (Gujarat). It is one of the oldest established cottage industries since 1955. This art form has been given a geographical indication since then, as it comes from Surat.
- It is a craft work that has been carried forward from one generation to another and is a source of income for many locals in Gujarat.
- Zari skills are mainly two types; one the real metallic Zari finished with gold and few unadulterated metals; second is the artificial Zari that makes use of plastic.
Zari Craft Clutches @ Vivid HandicraftsVivid Handicrafts is a handicraft store online that offers a huge selection of Zari craft clutches, which showcase the intricate art of weaving threads using elaborate techniques. Our exotic collection of royal Zari clutches uses silk or satin material, with a sleek string. These classic clutches look more regal with bridal wears, ethic or traditional wears. So, if you believe in Vocal for Local, you will love our colorful collection of Ethnic Zari craft clutches adorned in beautiful designs and colors