Copperware

Kashmir is a treasure trove of handicraft, heritage and natural beauty.Among the elegant treasure Kashmir possesses is Kashmiri Copperware (locally known as kandkari Work). Copperware known as...

Crewel

This type of embroidery is age old Back to the 13th century the word crewel can be found in the English records. It is thought to have come from the east of Egypt, than to France and Rome, where...

Kashmiri Wood-Carving

Kashmir is the only part of India where walnut trees grow. Its color, grains and inherent sheen are unique and outstanding, and the carving and fretwork done on this wood is of supreme quality....

Carpets

Kashmiri Carpets are world-famous for their beautiful hand-woven designs traditional as well as modern, intricate embroidery, colors and the material used. These are so beautiful that people more...

Papier-Mache

Papier-mache - the term originally derived from French word "Papya masha" meaning molded pulp. As the name indicates pulp is the most important ingredient used in the manufacture of papier-mache...

Chain-Stitch Rugs

These are hand embroidered rugs used as floor coverings or as wall hanging . This is an inexpensive carpet or the substitute for the carpet and comes in all sizes.

The technique of chain stitch...

Kashmir Shawls

Shawls

Shawl Industry of Kashmir is the pioneer handicraft and has been here for times immemorial. Kashmiris have been making shawls for thousands of years owing to the cold climate and abundance of pure...