Shaiza Hameed, Lodhran
2 Piece Pure Chiffon Suit with Gota and Sequin Embroidery
Shazia resides in Basti Deenpana, Lodhran. With a Masters Degree in Urdu, Shazia opted for path of beauty — adorning the world with all sorts of embroidery ranging from gotta work to mirror work. Shazia is industrious lady as she not only created a collective of 30 artisans working with her on market orders of Generations, Khaadi and other brands. She has also transformed part of her home into school for playgroup to primary, where she gives trainings to children on embroidery techniques. With over 12 years sharing her knowledge with the community, Shazia now wishes to expand her business and explore the online market.
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Nayyar Wajid, Multan
3 Piece Linen Suit with Pakka Tanka and Gota Work
Nayyar Wajid lives in Sabzwari Town, Multan. Nayyar says that it was the course of Home Economics that piqued her interest and thus began her pursuit of design and creative expression. Having completed her Bachelors in Arts, Nayyar took up Computer and English courses. This has helped her tap into the market needs once she started her own small business. Nayyar says she began by doing mirror work and now has restricted her work to machine embroidery only. She has created a network of artisans in different cities with whom she works to complete market orders. A true epitome of grace, Nayyar has participated in multiple exhibitions in Pakistan as well as in various cities of India. Nayyar says that she finds her work fulfilling as its more than just monetary satisfaction, its about crafting identity and being true to who you are.
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A stitched two piece gota frock and dupatta. The frock is intricately designed and embellished with gota and printed pati work. The fabric is peach cotton net, with chunri like patterns in pink and blue. The frock has work along the neckline, border and sleeves, with panel details. The dupatta has a jal of gota work on both ends.