Etsy and Pictorymag have teamed up to showcase these beautiful photos on the subject of handmade from around the world with touching insightful stories.
Above pictured ‘stringed instrument’ The Krishnapuram Colony, in Madurai, Tamilnadu, India, was established in the 1950s as a Gandhian living and working center for hand weavers. Though the neighborhood has lost much of this original character, many houses do remain occupied by weavers. This family, consisting of two generations of weavers, makes fine silk saris.
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