Artisans redesign carpets to gain international appreciation

UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2009 08:49 PM IST
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Artisans in Sikkim are making a blend of age-old designs and incorporating new designs to popularise their carpets in the international market. Mostly woven by women, the rich culture and tradition of Buddhism are clearly visible in the woollen carpets, thus making them different from rest of the Indian handicrafts .The carpets have fine textures and amazing designs ranging from the traditional ones to the stylish contemporary patterns.


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