Leather Work and Handlooms of Punjab
Leather Work in Punjab
The Punjab Juttis are famous across the world. The Juttis of Punjab has the admirers from all over India and Punjab. The tourists who visit Punjab do not forget to buy Juttis of Punjab. Juttis of Punjab are available in variety of colored thread work and gold and silver wirework. Juttis of Punjab are an integral part of its hand crafting tradition.
The most renowned among the Juttis in Punjab are the Juttis of Patiala. Patiala Juttis come in gold wire and sequin work too.
Muktsar in Punjab which is close to Faridkot city is renowned for its Khosa (hard) Juttis and Kasuri (soft) Juttis
Handlooms of Punjab
In the villages of Punjab the Hand woven coverings for both floors and beds is a specialty of Punjab. Hand woven coverings are in the form of cotton rugs or durees.
Renowned centers for Hand Woven Coverings are Hoshiarpur, Jalandhar, Anandpur Sahib and Nakodar. Carpet weaving is not so popular in Punjab now but the oldest Carpet Weaving Center in India is located in Amritsar Punjab.