Thursday, May 21, 2009

Applique work - Pipili - Orissa

On my last visit to Orissa,I got a chance to visit Pipili,the craft village enroute to Puri.
Posting a few pics of the famous applique work done here.







A tribal procession:



This was amongst one of my picks :)

4 comments:

Aditi said...

Very colorful! Your pictures are nice!

Rajee Sood said...

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Iniyaal said...

Nice post.. Creative appliques. I have seen them in craft enhibitionsd, but did not know they were from orissa. Thanks for sharing.

The Ketchup Girl said...

pippli is such a quaint and lovely village of artisans. Enroute to puri we once visited - i was in school then. I wish i could visit again...