These Kasuti patterns uses gavanti and muragi stitches, and can be printed onto an A4 size page for practice. Click on each image to see an enlarged verion.

The patterns are in black and red, each color denoting a single continuous stitch flow. This might be helpful to some. :) More patterns will be added as I acquire and prepare them.

 kasuti_pattern_1       kasuti_pattern_2 
     
 kasuti_pattern_3    kasuti_pattern_4
     
 kasuti_pattern_5    
     

Fig 1. Butis
Fig 2. Small motifs
Fig 3. Borders
Fig 4. Borders
Fig 5. Medium motifs

   

Reference: ‘Traditional Embroideries of India’ by Shailaja D. Naik.

PinterestFacebookGoogle+TwitterStumbleUponTumblrEvernoteGoogle BookmarksBookmark/FavoritesEmailPrintFriendlyPrint