Leather craft is introduced by the state government to promote new business opportunities to the local artists. Latest technical skills are...
Leather Chappals/Sandals of Karnataka
The leather chappals ? sandals are famous of Athani Taluka of Belgaum District. This place is known for the leather chappals which are similar to the Kohlapuri pattern of Maharashtra. These are very sturdy, soft and comfortable. Today the artists provide latest designs and patterns with lot of accessories attached.
These chappals or the sandals are made for both the sexes and are worn with all kinds of attires. Leather belts, bags, purses are the other specialties.