Bagalkot

Bagalkot

This weave originates in the district of Bagalkot in Karnataka and represents the strength of a women’s traditional attire.  It is an essential contribution to the world’s cultural heritage and diversity. These handwoven saris are woven in shades of dark indigo, purple, red, and green. The traditional style pallu (edge of the sari) and the body are joined together with a technique called “Kondi”. This sari is distinguished by its conventional patterns with motifs of centipedes, dots, and triangles.