Place of security. Space of development — changing with contextual needs. Sometimes a courtyard for community feast, another time a playground, or workstation, or site for teachings, or an exhibition venue. Aangan, the courtyard is what the Rural Pakistani Artisans make.

Aangan is an online platform created with, by and for female artisans in Pakistan, to sell their handcrafted apparel and lifestyle products. Within the handmade artifacts lie stories of courageous women who are constantly stitching new possibilities for themselves, their families and their community.

Come receive the gifts, an expression of authenticity, self-acceptance and belonging. Become interwoven into the social fabric interlocking households.

Nazia Fareed
Lodhran

Tarkashi, Motifs Work, Shadow Work

Riffat Sultana
Multan

Applique, Tilla Work, Tarkashi, Mirror Work, Nag, Bead Work, Banarsi Work, Ar Work

Shabana Kanwal
Multan

Ar Work, Gota Work, Sindhi Tanka, Motifs Work

Shahjhan Begum
Multan

Bead Work, Motifs Work

Farzana Bilal
Lodhran

Gota Work, Motifs Work, Shadow Work, Karhai

Mumtaz Ameer
Bahawalpur

Mirror Work, Kacha Tanka

Kalsoom Nazwaz
Bahawalpur

Ar Work, Motifs Work, Mirror Work

Rabia Sanauallah
Lahore

Chicken Tanka

Quran Cover

Type : Quran Cover
Color : white
Stiches 4 side
Poli tanka
Chicken tanka
Hand Made

SHADOW ART

Single piece off-white lawn shirt beautifully crafted with shadow work and machis tanka.

Unstitched

ANGUREE TANKA

Unstitched fully embroidered  lawn shirt in anguree color with  hand crafted embroidery using a combination of poli tanka , machli tanka and dandi tanka.

Haseena Bibi
Bahawalpur

Sitara Work

GHINDI

A beautiful multipurpose spread of 5 meter, called ghindi, in the local language. Adorned with rilli work, in pink, blue, red, yellow and black, with a splatter of sittara work and stitching done with woolen thread.

Gulnaz Mai
Bahawalpur

Applique Work

Rilli Bed Sheet Set

Handmade double bed sheet of Maroon color appliqued with colorful printed fabric, along with 2 pillow covers.

Falmina Samsoon
Lahore

Shadow Work

GREY SHADOW

Cloud grey unstitched lawn kurta fully hand-embroidered and delicately embodied in shadow-work with a white thread and plain back.

Saeed Bibi
Vehari

Shadow Work

Pomegranate

An unstitched beautifully hand crafted in shadow work front piece of a kameez. The work is done on white chiffon in white and red thread.

Measurements: Kameez- 40 inch

Sajda Qurban
Vehari

Embroidery

RED SEA

A beautiful shirt in red made of crepe material with full embroidery on the front and sleeves. The back is plain.

Balochi Purple

An unstitched suit in purple crepe chiffon. Balochi tanka done by hand. The embroidery is done along the neckline, on the border and in small motifs on the front of the kameez. The back has motifs. The sleeves have motifs and work on the edges. The dupatta has small motifs as well.

Measurements: Kameez length- 2.5 gaz | Dupatta length- 2.5 gaz

Rashida Bibi
Bahawalpur

Kacha Tanka

DAHLIAS

A three piece, unstitched suite in crinkle chiffon. With work done in kacha tanka, paka tanka, dandi tanka and bur tanka. Embroidery is along the neckline and in small floral motifs all over the front of the shirt. The back is plain. The dupatta and sleeves also have a splatter of small motifs. The shalwar is plain in malai fabric,

Measurements: Kameez length- 40 cm

Celtic Code

A two piece, tan chiffon unstitched suit with celtic motifs in shadow, mirror and chikankari embroidery. This unstitch product includes: front, back, sleeves and dupatta.

Phoenix Feather

A two piece, white chiffon unstitched suit with delicate shadow embroidery. This unstitch product includes: front, back, sleeves and dupatta.

Lily In Knots

A two piece, white Pakistani chiffon unstitched suit with field of knot stitch and polly tanka blossoms. This unstitch product includes: front, back, sleeves and dupatta.

Shahnaz Hanif
Multan

Motifs Work

2 Piece Suit with Tarkashi, Pakka Tanka and Mirror Work

Shahnaz Haneef, Multan⁩
2 Piece Suit with Tarkashi, Pakka Tanka & Mirror Work
Rs.9,500

Rs.8,500Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

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2 Piec Suit with Pakka Tanka and Shadow Work

Shehnaz Hanif, Multan
2 Piec Suit with Pakka Tanka
and Shadow Work
RS.6,500

Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

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Suit with Tarkashi, Aari and Gota Work

Shahnaz Haneef, Multan⁩
Pure Chiffon Suit with Tarkashi,
Aari and Gota Work
Rs.8,000

Rs.8,500Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

Uraan Online Exhibition – Chapter 7
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2 Piece Suit with Shadow Work, and Gota Work

Shahnaz Haneef, Multan⁩
2 Piece Pure Chiffon Suit with Shadow Work, and Gota Work
Rs.7,500

Rs.8,500Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

Uraan Online Exhibition – Chapter 7
Watch Facebook Live Session

2 Piece Suit with Chikankari Embroidery

Shahnaz Haneef, Multan⁩
2 Piece Pure Chiffon Suit with
Chikankari Embroidery
Rs.6,500

Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

Uraan Online Exhibition – Chapter 7
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Suit with Cross Stitch

Shahnaz Haneef, Multan⁩
Pure Chiffon Suit with Cross Stitch
Rs.8,500

Rs.8,500Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

Uraan Online Exhibition – Chapter 7
Watch Facebook Live Session

2 Piece Suit with Pakka Tanka

Shahnaz Haneef, Multan⁩
2 Piece Pure Chiffon Suit with
Pakka Tanka
Rs.8,500

Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

Uraan Online Exhibition – Chapter 7
Watch Facebook Live Session

2 Piece Suit with Pakka Tanka and Shadow Work

Shahnaz Haneef, Multan⁩
2 Piece Pure Chiffon Suit with
Pakka Tanka and Shadow Work
Rs.6,500

Rs.8,500Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

Uraan Online Exhibition – Chapter 7
Watch Facebook Live Session

Suit with Pakka Tanka Aari and Gota Work

Shahnaz Haneef, Multan⁩
Pure Chiffon Suit with Pakka Tanka & Gota Work
Rs.8,000

Rs.8,500Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

Uraan Online Exhibition – Chapter 7
Watch Facebook Live Session

2 Piece Suit with Pakka Tanka and Gota Work

Shahnaz Haneef, Multan⁩
2 Piece Pure Chiffon Suit with
Pakka Tanka and Gota Work
Rs.8,500

Rs.8,500Shahnaz Hanif lives in Hanifpura, Multan. She and her husband share equal responsibility of running the household. Her husband being a tailor master at a large boutique in Multan, they both work side by side. Shahnaz baji, loves finding and creating new designs. She says she mixes; matches various stitches, prints and patterns together, to give customers unique designs that they won’t find elsewhere in the market. “My mind is a home for new ideas” Shahnaz baji said with a laughter. Market may be challenging but that doesn’t stop Shahnaz baji from pursuing her dreams. “For what use is a dream if we don’t work towards it,” says Shahnaz baji.

For customized orders, Shahnaz Hanif can be contacted at:

  0313-6090821

Uraan Online Exhibition – Chapter 7
Watch Facebook Live Session

Tasleem Bibi
Bahawalpur

Ribbon Work

NAARANGI

An unstitched shirt in red orange with shaded ar work along the neckline and on the sleeves.

CANDY

A two piece stitched dress in bright pink, with ribbon work on the dupatta and the kameez.

Zahida Nasreen
Vehari

Shadow Work

Shirt dupatta

Pure white stitched mukaish work on kameez dopata
Shirt lenth.40.5
Chest 19
Sleaves .18″
Daman .30.5″
Dupata 2.5m

Shirt Trousers

Maroon velvet long shirt with jamawar trousers
Shirt length .48
Daman.36.
Sleeves.18
Chest 16

White Kurta Shalwar

Type: Two piece (Kameez + Shalwar), stitched
Craft: Shadow work on Kameez
Color: Off-white
Fabric: Cotton

Measurements: Kameez length- 26.5 inches |Sleeve length- 14.5 inches | Shoulder width- 11 inches| Shalwar length- 28 inches

 

Hand Bag

Hand made embroided clutch in Multicolor Color..
Work on khaddar..