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5 Reasons Why Handmade is Better

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5 Reasons Why Handmade is Better

High quality materials, stitching and attention to fine detailAuthentic, unique and worth more than machine-made productsUnspoken ethnic techniques kept secret among families, passed down from generationsEmbodiment of a free-spirited personality, a caring soul, an ethical commitment to the planetAppreciation of the human spirit and its ability to create beautiful things.

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HOW TRUCK ART IS IMPROVING PUBLIC IMAGE OF PAKISTAN

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HOW TRUCK ART IS IMPROVING PUBLIC IMAGE OF PAKISTAN

Pakistan Truck Art is a centuries old art form. Trucks in Pakistan are brightly embellished with complex and intriguing designs. Brilliantly painted trucks stand out against the stark backdrop of the Karakoram Highway. Tribal trucks serve as the poor man's art galleries on their 1000 mile run from Karachi to Central Asia and Afghanistan. Pakistan Truck art is an art form that is mesmerizing the world with its colorful charm and mesmerizing designs. Pakistan and its rich heritage and culture is represented by brilliant colors loved by all. Truck art in Pakistan used to be the art fix for the...

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THE MAGICAL INDIGOFERA PLANT

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THE MAGICAL INDIGOFERA PLANT

Makli Reversible Indigo Ajrak Patchwork Handloom King Bed Spread Set Indigo dyeing has been a part of Indus Valley crafts and culture since 2000BC. Indigo is a natural dye extracted from fermentation of Indgofera Tinctoria plant indigenous to the SouthEast Asian region. Indigo dyeing is a dying craft as artisans are switching to chemical dyes to save cost and time. Natural Ajrak production featured in our products is close to the way Ajrak is traditionally made with natural indigo, mud used as color resist, sun dried for several days along the banks of the River Indus. Indigo Extraction in the...

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