Handicraft Rakhis

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It was a visual treat to shortlist the handicraft rakhis online!

Our rich ancient cultures and traditions have deeply influenced our arts and crafts. The Indian handicrafts are very diverse and vibrant.  

It is really heartening to see the beautiful integration of the Indian crafts like gota, embroidery, metal embossing, tanjore, kundan, madhubani and more in Raksha Bandhan.

This guide is dedicated to the super talented artisans and crafters of India.

This article is a part of the Ultimate Rakhi Guide Series.

ULTIMATE HANDICRAFT RAKHIS GUIDE


 

 1. TANJORE RAKHI

Source: Ra Abta

One of our favorite rakhis, the Tanjore design and inset work and the braided beading makes this a beautiful keepsake to remember a sister by. Check it out..

 

2. WOOD FELT RAKHI

Source: ClayMango

You will love the wooden discs with geometric designs and hand-cut felt paper! This rakhi is beautifully handcrafted.. One you wouldn’t want to miss! Check it out..

 

3. MADHUBANI RAKHI

Source: Studio Moya

Muted colors and heritage Madhubani motifs make this design a great gift for an older brother. Check it out..

 

4. GOTA GHUNGROO RAKHI

Source: Diaries of Nomad

With gold foil and tiny pompoms, this rakhi is as playful as you can get. Try getting it for a fun-loving and cheery brother. Check it out..

 

5. MOGRA FLOWER RAKHI

Source: Pure Ghee Designs

Inspired by the Mogra flower, these handcrafted rakhis are pretty while still retaining simplicity and charm. Check it out..

 

6. GOTA LUMBA

Source: Pure Ghee Designs

These handmade silk lumba rakhi makes sure no one is missing out on the joy of this special day. Check it out..

 

7. KRISHNA RADHA RAKHI & LUMBA SET

Source: Tanvi Garg

Krishna and Radha have been beautifully handpainted onto these vibrant stones! Love the Rakhi and lumba versions! Check it out..

 

8. KUNDAN RAKHI & LUMBA SET

Source: Tanvi Garg

Kundans elegantly studded on an onyx transforms into a stunning Rakhi ! Check it out..

 

9. 3D ROSE EMBROIDERED RAKHI

Source: Dhoop

These 3D rose rakhis are cuteness overloaded! Check it out..

 

RELATED: 20 Amazing Traditional Rakhis That Made Their Way Back

 

10. FRENCH KNOT RAKHI

Source: Dhoop

An unusual bit of fabric art and french knots, elevate this rakhi into an unconventional and eye-catching design. Check it out..

 

11. PETAL PEACOCK RAKHI

Source: Dhoop

Go for a twist to the traditional peacock motif rakhi with embroidery and petaled edges. Check it out..

 

12. FIVE PETAL DAISY RAKHI

Source: Dhoop

Fabric daisies and embroidery make this a cute rakhi an adorable brother. Check it out..

 

13. NOMAD ROSE RAKHI

Source: Diaries of Nomad

This fabric rose rakhi is so bright and sunny that you would surely make your brother’s day the instant you tie him his rakhi. Check it out..

 

14. SWEET GOTA HEART RAKHI

Source: Diaries of Nomad

A patchwork heart on three-color twine is both cute and fun. Dairies of Nomad also gives you a sachet of sindoor and rice with it. Check it out..

15. TEAL BEAD RAKHI

Source: Fab India

The exquisite bead work and the beautiful teal color. It’s a keepsake 🙂 Check it out..

 

16. COPPER ENAMELED RAKHI

Source: Baaya Designs

These copper rakhis are embellished with enamel. Don’t you love the vibrant colors popping out ? So much happiness 🙂 Check it out..

 

17. FLORAL RAKHI

Source: Floral Art by Srishti

Using fresh flowers as jewels dates back to ancient times! These floral rakhis are truly ethereal. Check it out..

 

18. SILK WEAVE RAKHI

Source: Aangi Jewels Studio

Coiled cords, silk thread detailing and beadwork add a lot of nuance to this traditional rakhi. Check it out..

 

RELATED: 35 Modern Rakhis That Are Super Fun And Quirky

 

19. SILK GLITTER RAKHI

Source: Aangi Jewels Studio

These rakhis capture all the traditional beauty of Raksha Bandhan. Because sometimes, you just wanna do it the old-fashioned way. Check it out..

 

20. RUSTIC BLUE RAKHI

Source: Kanchuky by Nishi

We love how Nishi has integrated a rustic pattern using Indian handicraft beads and stones. Check it out..

 

21. FABRIC LUMBA

Source: Myraah by Hetshah

Here’s a kitschy handicraft lumba design that your Bhabhi will absolutely adore. Check it out..

 

22. POM POM RAKHI

Source: Lukka Chuppi

These vibrant poms pom rakhis remind us about the essence of life and love. Check it out..

 

23. EMBROIDERED STATEMENT RAKHI

Source: OONY by Anab Naiyer

These hand embroidered statement rakhis make for a very sweet and personal gift for that lovable brother of yours, right? Check it out..

 

24. HANDPAINTED RAKHI

Source: Picasso Meets Einstein

Hand-painted motif, colorful twine, art paper tassels… this rakhi is perfect for an artsy brother. Check it out..

 

25. YELLOW FLORAL RAKHI

Source: Swavlambi

This yellow fabric band is a soft and sweet rendition of a rakhi. It’s bound to get the appreciation of all brothers, kids and adults alike. Check it out..

 

RELATED: 25 Kids Rakhis That Scream I Love You Brother

 

What did you think about this Ultimate Handicraft Rakhis Guide? Did we miss anything? Do leave a comment or suggestions below..

HAPPY RAKSHABANDHAN ya’ll.. May you continue to nurture your happy sibling bond!

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2 Comments
  • Aaichi Savali
    August 2, 2017

    Such a beautiful Rakhis.! Lovely pictures.

    • Purple Administrator
      August 2, 2017

      Thanks so much 🙂 So glad you liked it..

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