Hails from Kolhapur, a southern district in the state of Maharashtra, it is one of the most famous footwear in the category of flats. This Kolhapuri chappal, India’s handcrafted genuine leather slipper. Being handcrafted, eco-friendly and intricately designed, these slippers touch every heart with their grace and elegance. Kolhapuri Chappals are one for everyone as they come in various styles and sizes.
The traditional design and ethnic nuances make it everyone choice for formal or casual wear but comfort and durability are the main things which make it even better.
Kolhapuri Chappals were originated in the 12th century. It was done with an attempt to create a caste-free society, the first pair of these was created with vegetable tan skin. This is mostly found in Maharashtra before but now it is available everywhere with different designs and patterns. Originally, it was made from buffalo hide and weighed up to 2 Kg owing to the sole’s thickness. Durable as that was for Maharastra heat and terrain, it is usually made as the regular Kolhapuris or the paper Kapsi variety to be worn indoors. Now it is made with a thinner sole. The time and effort that goes into making a single pair are immense, it can even take up to 6 weeks to make a pair of Kolhapuris.
Kolhapuris have been redesigned to appeal for modern tastes and heavily embellished with gems, tassels, pom poms etc. It is handcrafted in various materials such as suede, gota, tassels and more. Ladies Kolhapuri Chappals are one of the most famous ones for college going girls and other people as they are comfortable, works with any outfit and attires. Kohlapur, Karnataka, Chennai are the leading market of this footwear. Even though the Kolhapuris get their name from the place they originated but there are other names as well for these chappals such as Pukari, KachKadi, Kapashi, Paytaan, and Bakkalnali. These are also varieties of the chappals. The designer Kolhapuri Chappals are an epitome of perfection and elegance. This footwear is fit for any day or everyday use, it is channelized with eco-friendly production and it fits for rugged use.
If you are still confused on how you can incorporate Kolhapuri Chappals into your wardrobe? These can work with anything! These chappals are perfect for every outfit like jeans or ethnic. Yes, you can’t wear them with dresses but there are so many different outfits like palazzos, Kurtis and even sarees.
Bagru Kolhapuri Chappals: Discover the glory of contemporary fashion with these bagru printed chappals. Handcrafted with genuine leather and featuring multi-color tassels, these chappals are sure to steal the spotlight.
Adab Kolhapuri Chappals: Kolhapuri chappals are neatly handcrafted and are sourced from the skilled artisans. Kolhapuri Chappals adorned with gota pati and thread embellishments for a classic yet contemporary look.
Fuchsia Pink &Black Kolhapuri Chappals: Flaunting a vibrant fuchsia colour with contrasting black detailing, these gota embellished ladies kolhapuris chappals are perfect contemporary and ethnic footwear. Handcrafted in genuine leather with finesse, these chappals make a perfect addition to your footwear collections.
Kolhapuri Chappals with Gota Embroidery: Neatly handcrafted in genuine leather and decked with a vibrant explosion of colours, these got embellished chappals give off an ethereal contemporary charm. Kolhapuris Chappals are one of the finest options as they are handcrafted by skilled artisans and are designed by our own designers. You can pick anyone up and wear those with your favourite western or Indian outfits like jeans, palazzos and any other ethnic outfit like Kurtis, sarees, anarkalis, or even long dresses.