The Uttarakhand Handloom & Handicraft Development Council (UHHDC) acts as a facilitator to motivate, guide and organize artisans and provide common platforms for direct interactions between creaters and connoisseurs, producers and buyers. The State specializes in production of woolen handlooms, cotton handlooms, silk products, products of other natural fibers and also many other innovative combinations.
The people of Uttarakhand have created and nurtured various forms of arts and crafts since ages. Crafts usually utility items like doors, windows, rugs, carpets, baskets, copper utensils or the folk art Aipan made by Gharwalis have a unique touch of nature in their designs.
Here we are going to share some Handicraft Products which is made by Gharwali’s
1- Jute Braided Bag- Jute Braided work shpping Bag is ideal for carrying grocery and other items. This product is 100% natural, environment friendly and bio degradable. This product is mainly made by the women beneficiaries of self help groups formed by Bhartiya Gramotthan Sanstha in Rishikesh and nearby areas.
2- Jhoomer- This product is also 100% natural environment friendly and also made by house womens in their groups.
3- Yoga Slipper- Yoga slippers are flat and comfortable. They are made up of jute fiber. They are 100% Animal free, natural and eco-friendly.
4- Jute Fruit Basket- Ideal use for For keeping fruits, vegetables and other household items. Apart from fruit and vegetables this basket can also be used to store multiple household utilities in proper way.
5- Jute Ganesh Ji- This eye catching hand made jute wall Ganesh icon in brown jute demonstrates the elegance and greatness of God. This wall idol is well matched to place it in holy places of your home or to be given as a present on good occasions such as festivals, house warming ceremony etc.
6- Jute Door Mats- Door mats is an essentials part of our homes These natural/ Beige color foot mats are very attractive and superior in quality. These can be placed on the entrance, outside bathroom, in the kitchen and bedroom.
7- Jute Aasan- Jute Aasan is ideal for puja rooms. These natural/Beige color foot mats are very attractive and superior in quality.
Tehri Gharwal (Uttarakhand) Handicraft acts for the overall development and promotion of handlooms and handicrafts in the state. It aims at generating sustainable employment opportunities in these sectors by promoting specialized products for commercialization.