Kashmir Valley Arts, based in Srinagar
, is a place to shop the best of handicraft fabrics and clothes. Included in the specialties are crewel collections, chain stitch rugs, shawls, paper mache and suede.
Crewel is a sort of embroidery done on the thick materials, and usually the themes are floral and creeper designs. It is hand made and come graced in cotton and linen fabrics.
Pashmina, ruffle and shahtosh are among the shawl collections. Chain stitch rugs are used both as floor covering and as wall hanging.
Other display is a variety of cushion covers, which are suitable to grace sofa sets and beds.