Handicrafts from the state of Jammu and Kashmir have been popular among clients from all over the world. Iqbal Mir from Mir Handicrafts takes great pride in exporting handicrafts of the region. His items range from scarves, cashmere scarves, Kashmir handicrafts, Pashmina shawls to digital paintings.
It is the unique craftsmanship, which is evident in the shawls and other handicrafts that there are demands from across the world. It has been in this trade for the past 12 years and the hard work and commitment of the craftspersons show in the final product. So intricate and artistic are its products that there is a heavy demand for its creativity in USA, South America, Europe, South East Asia and the Middle East. Quality and designs have won the export house prizes and it take is great pride in exhibiting its quality products. “We have to focus both on our designs and on colours. Some clients give a lot of importance of colour while other believe that designs are of utmost importance. Some want specific colours and new designs. So the demand vareis with every client,” says Mir.