Beautiful and eye-catching, availablein all sorts of varieties Palestinian scarves add to the income of many apeople in the developing Muslim countries and some non-Muslim ones.
The poverty affected workers mostlybeing females spend hours of their precious time each day toiling over thecreation of these attractive pieces of cloth and in return earn enough tosustain themselves. The time and the effort involved in designing these trendyPalestinian scarves add to their value. Due to the increase in the demand forhand made items the cottage or small scale industry has seen a rise inemployment in recent years. The boom in the want of these scarves has createdwider profit margins for the small scale sector.
People today appreciate the hard workput into hand crafted items. Rather than opting for machine made goods, theyprefer handloom products. Palestinian scarves too make a significant input intothe productivity of the economy. Since they are in style and enjoy a risingdemand they are purchased with vigor and excitement by all sorts of age groupsfrom both genders.
Small shop owners of Muslim countriesknow the success rate in sale of these square patterned cloths; they can beworn as a head covering by women or slung across the shoulders by men. They areadding not only to the 'Gross Domestic Product' of a country's economy but also(if desired) operating as an export item increasing foreign earnings.
Palestinian scarves have provided eagerentrepreneurs for a whole new evolution in the market of fashion. The checkeredcloth, available in vibrant colors is a product that allures new marketsabroad. In some developing countries, like Pakistan, Bangladesh and India, the Palestinian scarves are essential manufactured goods of the cottage industry. Theyare means of employment for hundreds of laborers and money making ventures formany businessmen; hundreds of small weavings units are installed in villagesand small towns.
Each of the Palestinian scarves isgiven appropriate time and thought in its making. The labor involved is fullyattentive and performs its task with genuine interest and dexterity which isevident by the fine quality of their merchandise. Sometimes embroidery is addedto these pieces of cloth to add to their value and to increase theirexquisiteness. Even this is catered to by the cottage industry where skillfulembroiderers work day and night, working with machines or their hands, toachieve desired results.
Theauthor works for IslamicImpressions whichspecializes in retail and wholesale products for the Islamic market and stocksthe latest and hottest Palestinianscarves made tosupreme quality standards.