Brocades

Mehsana district has its skilled artists practicing brocade art which is woven in the twill weave. These artists design the original motif of Mughal gold coin Brocades are silky and shiny with the gold and silver threads complimented with coloured silk threads display a unique and attractive work. Working on brocades is a challenge for the worker.Surat Patan has zari weavers stationed there working on woven silk fabric tanchoi. Surendranagar produces beautiful silk bedspreads made out of old brocade pieces.