Fine quality kasuti hand embroidered mercerized cotton khun dupatta. The name Kasuti is derived from the words Kai (meaning hand) and Suti (meaning cotton), indicating an activity that is done using cotton and hands. Kasuti is the most intricate traditional form of embroidery practiced in the state of Karnataka, India. The basic embroidery stitches used in Kasuti work are the back stitch, running stitch, cross stitch and zig-zag running stitch. Kasuti stitches are horizontal, vertical or diagonal.
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Kasutiis a the most intricate traditional form of embroidery practised in the state of Karnataka, India. The patterns are stitched without using knots to ensure that both sides of the cloth look alike Kasuti work which is very intricate sometimes involves putting up to 5,000 stitches by hand
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Kasuti is the world-famous embroidery of the state of Karnataka. The word kasuti, made up of "kai", means "hand" and "suti" means cotton yarn. In other words, Kasuti is a handmade embroidery with cotton yarn. It tells about the Karnataka people, their customs, heritage, and culture.