These are another variety of sarees available in West India. The
Embroidered tinsel sarees are made famous by ethnic groups such as
rabaris and sodha Rajputs. Embroidered tinsel sarees are very popular
because of the interesting texture, the metalic thread and the three
dimensional effect that could be created on it.
- These embroidered tinsel sarees are zardozi embroidered, which is
the gold gilt thread embroidery technique. Intricate designs in gold
and silver, studded with pearls and precious stones enhanced the
beauty of rich and glowing silk, and brocade saree.
- Other cheaper variations in metallic embroidery are the Balla
tinsel and khari works. The saree with Balla tinsel and khari works
have also become quite popular.
- There are also bridal sarees from Rajasthan with elaborate tinsel
embroidered designs in vibrant shades. Designs can be ethnic or
- Tinsel embroidery sarees impart richness of color as well as