Embroidered quilts form one of the most fascinating items that have
caught the attention of men folk form all over the world. They display
the rarest of designs that are intricately worked upon by skilled
professionals and experts.
Some common embroidery styles employed include:
Patchwork Quilts :
Patchwork quilts involve the use of finely
sewn patches into intricate patterns. These patches can be motifs,
floral designs or figures inspired by anything in nature. Some styles
are an evolution of the traditional art forms belonging to various
Applique Quilts :
Quilts with applique work encompass the skill
of first cutting a piece of cloth in a particular fashion which is then
beautifully sewn with colorful threads to produce an exquisite piece of
beauty. This piece is then sewn on the fabric to give birth to an
extensive design or a pattern meticulously embroidered on the quilt.
A host of other stitching styles such as woven picots, chain stitch,
stem stitch, lattice stitch, double running stitch etc are skillfully
harnessed to form varying patterns. Owing to the beauty and the
exquisite craftsmanship of these quilts, the demand for these items have
immensely risen . This has paved way for manufacturers and buyers to
explore the export potential of these items in the global markets.