It is Said that It is called as senapati kolhapuri because of its use by the head of the army which is Senapati
Specially designed by the craftsman of Kapashi (kapashi is the village where special Kolhapuri is made) with its unique shape it comes in a variation like single Tali( layer) or in multiplication in the same ratio.
Kapashi craftsman is known for their detail work and dedication in crafts. They are making chappals for generations to generations with the most ethnic way. the art has been pass to next generation from the older one and it evolves in such transition maintaining the ethnicity of the craft. Ladies of the village get involved in the when the detailing on the kolhapuri craft comes in, they expertly takes works to next level with their skills and details be it stitching chappal or crafting an Veni(braids) for the center belt of Senapati kolhapuri chappal which is very unique and as thin as single strand of hair which requires an lot of detail and skill .
this craft is made in Pure Maisidi leather with the detailed artwork on it with complete ethnic design and heritage value
Bottom of this ethnic craft is designed by the special skills on leather
Paper Kapashi is made with the best quality leather completely handcrafted by the expert craftsman of that region.
this ethnic kolhapuri craft is handcrafted by the best craftsman of that culture who is expressing culture through their craft and expertly . is embedded with small handmade Veni(braid) which were handmade and handcrafted by the craftswomen with the best detail.
Kolhapur district holds a huge value and heritage in the field of the ethnic craft by the name of Kolhapuri chappal, the name says it all as kolhapuri chappal has
the legacy of hundreds of years in the hands of a craftsman.
This chappal is made in district of Kolhapur Though it's origin is in Kolhapuri chappal , somehow it is also influenced by the Local culture of Kolhapur because craftsmanship and handicraft are done by the local craftsman of Kolhapur, as the each and every product made in vhaan is always made with the collaboration with the best local craftsman of that region and for that craft, due to which each craft always holds a local essence while expressing the culture of Kolhapur through it . vhaan uses best quality leather for the handicraft, each and every craft is handcrafted by the craftsman of Kolhapur with detailed handmade design on the craft which makes each and every craft ethnic and authentic.
this kolhapuri chappal is made in the Senapati shape which resembles the Pointed shape but it is not the same as it is this shape holds it unique shape and legacy
kind of straight from in-word this shape look a lot of life broad knife in the feet pointed at the top but kind of broad at the external size this shape gives a more coverage to the toe and fingers with the benefits of pointed shape ... best for flexibility and movement with the protection this is shape looks rich and artistic due to its design with also the name has the Senapati symbolizes the protection, refinement, strength and fast movement as if the Kolpuri being used in the war.
craft made in dark brown leather which gives it rich and leathery texture, it gives it more heritage value with rustic ethnic feel to it. The legacy of the crafts highlights because
kolhapuri chappal is for men though by design it is apt as UNISEX so if it fits you , you can wear it