madhya pradhesh handloom

A Brief History of the Handloom in India

Not only is handlooming important because of its cultural connotations, it also plays a vital role in the economy, because it is the second largest economic activity after agriculture. As one of the most important industries in India, working with handlooms has provided employment to at least 4.3 million people. There are production hubs scattered along the length of India, and each specializes in a particular type of textile production.

 
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The Trajectory of Patchwork in The Quilts of Southwest China

 

Inside | Out Vol. 2: Embroidery – The Craft of Two Hands

 
Daniela Gregis Cashmere Turtleneck Sweater

Inside | Out Vol 1: Defining Quality Cashmere