Having all the ingredients in place , let us start with the process.
There are different karigars for different processes which are as follows :-
First,the tailor cuts the garment and stitches before planning the placement of the design . A bamboo frame is used for pattern making . A mix of neel and gum is used for printing.
Embroidery is then done on the design pattern using needle and thread. There are mainly 3 types of stitches :
About 60,000 garments are washed daily at dhobi ghat in a mix of tezaab and water.
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