in 1970, Maharaja Handicrafts had
a history of culture, quality and
reliability. Either its about modern
hand-made carpets or antique rugs,
Maharaja Handicrafts specializes in
carpets of all kinds. Apart from Carpets,
Shawls and Bed Sheets are Maharaja
Handicrafts' specialties. Located
in the heart of Pakistan's capital
city Islamabad, Maharaja Handicrafts
has the best location you can imagine
for a handicrafts shop.
Our original ideas, advanced technology,
superb services and high quality products
ensure our customers' continuing support.
We Welcome interested companies around
the world to contact us, we look forward
to being able to work together with
is one of those countries where
people customarily sit on the floor.
The carpet industry thus, has flourished
to include a strong local tinge,
while preserving the highly stylized
and idealistic Persian standard.
Carpets are an economically important
but miniscule part of the floor
covering popularly used in Pakistan.
Pakistani carpet weaver ties his
knots with great dexterity, on upright
wooden looms of traditional design.
Vertical looms are used in sizes
varying from five to sixty feet,
with three to five weavers, working
on each. The fitness of a carpet
is judged by the number of knots
per unit area in combination of
the design, colors and quality of
yarn. The firmness, thickness and
appearance of the back of the carpet,
are important considerations.