The name of Kutch has become famous for its variety of embroideries. Women produce utility articles in their leisure time. The custom of giving embroidered articles to brides also supported the craft. This craft is carried from generation to generation.
form an important part of 'Dowry' given to the brides. Some of the important
embriodery work are known as Rabari
Banni embroidery with its intricate minute designs in gorgeous colours, is considered to be the most outstanding and exquisite among the different types of Kachchhi. embroidery. This school derives its name from that vast stretch of semi-desert land called Banni. It is represented by the Lohanas of Khavda and the Jats, Mutwas, Harijans etc. of Banni villages.