4th 'Sartyoon Sang' Crafts Festival Kicks Off

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4th 'Sartyoon Sang' Crafts festival kicks off

KARACHI, Jan 6 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 06th Jan, 2017 ) : A three-day 4th Sartyoon Sang Crafts festival commenced at Ocean Mall Clifton here on Friday. The event was organized by the Sindh Rural Support Organization (SRSO) to provide market linkages to rural women and artisans.

At the outset of the festival, visitors appreciated the endeavours of SRSO for poor and destitute community and expected in future to keep such spirit for rural communities of the province. The purpose of the event is to promote crafts of some of the most marginalized women of the province.

In the festival work of around 12000 women artisans from the northern districts of the province have been put on display including a wide mixture of Sindh's handicrafts, home textiles, basketry, jewelry, dresses, dupattas and shawls embellished with traditional embroidery and cutwork.