This shawl is beautifully embroidered in Pakko style of embroidery. Pakko embroidery is practised by the Sodha and Jadeja communities of the Kutch region of Gujarat. The embroidery is bold, colourful and solid.
Shrujan is an organization located in Bhujodi, which started in 1969 when Kutch was facing severe droughts. It has enabled woman kaarigars to use their skill of embroidery to become self-sufficient and to earn a dignified and steady income.