lambadi embroidery

region: lambadi embroidery is practiced by the lambadas or lambanis, the Banjaras of Bellary and Bijapur in Karnataka and Hyderabad in andhra Pradesh. The colourful embroidery was done by the women to decorate their costumes namely phetia or skirt and kanchali or blouse

end use: In the past, lambani women embroidered their garments and other utility products like pouches and bags. Nowadays, the embroidery is done on a variety of products like cushion covers, bedcovers, wall hangings, garments and accessories like bags, headbands, waist belts etc.