b. Simplified Bukhia: Herringbone is used in the place of sation. The stitches that appear on the back of the cloth is of herringbone style. It gives a shadow effect on the right side. This is easier and simpler than Bukhia.
Resistance to acids : Good Resistance to alkalies : Low; many alkalies destroy the fiber. Sunlight : Prolonged exposure deteriorates fiber Insects : Damaged by moths and carpet Beetles. To flame : Burns slowly when in direct flame, is considered to be self extinguishing.