Spring is slowly inching towards summer. The snow has melted except on high peaks. Apple blossoms, mustard fields, wild little flowers on green meadows….
Our Bakarwal women are back from their winter spent south of Kashmir. The studio is now buzzing with banter, babies and busy hands.
Here are some of the lovely pieces of large, free form embroidery the women did in their winter months. These are now being refashioned into rugs and throws. There are tassels and trims, beads and braids to be added to make them as lively as the saddles our ponies sport!