Pipili Famous For Designing Beautiful Applique,Puri District #Odisha #Tourist Place
Pipili is a town.It is famous for designing beautiful Applique handicrafts.People are manufacturer of arts & crafts products like Lamp Shade, Bed Sheet, Coushin Cover, Fancy Item, Garden Umbrella, Hand Bag, Modern Wall Hanging, Patta Chitra, Stone Statue.Most of the people of the village depend on this applique craft for their day to day life. Applique, a French term, is a technique by which various cutting pieces of coloured fabrics are applied to the surface of another foundation fabric. Applique works of Pipili is also known as patching cloth design and in local language this handicraft is known as ‘Chandua’.
As Per Wiki:
Pipili is a town and a NAC under jurisdiction of Puri district in the Indian state of Odisha. It is famous for designing beautiful Applique handicrafts. It is a town of artisans famous for their colourful fabrics.The applique work of Pipili is probably most well known handicraft in Puri and surrounding area.
District Headquarter : Puri
State Capital :Bhubaneswar
Nearest Railway Station : Puri
Nearest Airport : Bhubaneswar
How to Reach :
- Pipili is 40 km. from Puri & 20 km. from Bhubaneswar.
- Formerly, it was the centre of considerable trade in rice & cloth, but since the opening of the railways the trade has shifted to Khurda Road railway station.