Mochi Leather Kangan

Mochi Leather Kangan


These embroidered leather Kangan (bracelets) are made in the state of Rajasthan (India) by the Mochi community, handcrafted with 100% leather (by men) and cotton/ silk/ wool embroidery designs (by women) of wonderful colours.


Ethnic styles express lifestyle. They are practiced by individuals whose heritage is rooted in community rather than land, and considered cultural property.

  • CRAFT TECHNIQUE: Leather Work (in Rajasthan)


    MOCHI derives from the Sanskrit mochika, meaning a "cobbler"; traditionally, the Mochi was the cobbler and shoemaker in India.