Handcrafted Zardozi Holiday Ornaments - Mini Gold Stars
These mini beauties are absolutely irresistible - with lovely little beads and gold threadwork. Use a generous handful of them on your tree. Even tuck one under your pillow for luck! This handcrafted ornament is crafted by artisans in India. These warm gold mini heart ornaments features zardozi-style gold thread embroidery and are hand beaded.
- Color: Gold
- Shape: Star
- Dimensions: 1.6 inches total hanging length x 1.6 inches wide x 1.6 inches length
- Materials: Fabric, thread, beads
- Hanging Instructions: Hang with attached loop
- Set of Two (2)
Zardosi - Zar means 'gold' and Dosi means 'embroidery' in Persian, refers to the metallic threads used in weaving. Zardosi embroidery involves the use of different shapes of metal wire like springs, coils, strips, ribbons and discs.
Handmade by a group of artisans in Agra, India, who are part of a fair trade organization. They feel fortunate for the opportunity to improve their own and their children's lives. They are proud to preserve their traditions. They appreciate the work that sustains their way of life and are pleased that others enjoy the products they create.