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Gota work of Rajasthan

Textiles, Weaving, Spinning, Khadi

Gota work of Rajasthan

The production of gota ribbons is carried out in Nyla village, Khandela village, Jaipur city and Jauhari bazaar of Jaipur district. They are used as edging or or cut and folded into different types of motifs to be stitched onto a base fabric to create multitude of design and patterns. Items such as seekhiya gota or simple tape, lappa gota or twill-woven tape, siru gota or striped with colored motifs, sal gota or striated tape, thappa gota or heat set tape and gokhru or hand-crimped tape are executed under this craft-from. Tools such as loom, needle, thread, scissors, ari or hook and wooden frame are required for the crafting process.

 

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