Handloom

What is Handloom?A 'handloom' is a loom that is used to weave cloth without the use of any electricity. Hand weaving is done on pit looms or frame looms generally located in weavers' homes. ... Fabrics woven out of hand spun yarn on handlooms are called “khadi”, while mill spun yarn woven on handlooms are called “handloom” fabrics. What is Indian handloom?Brand for…

Socio-Economic Conditions of the Hand Loom Weavers of Rayalaseema

A sample of 60 handloom weavers in Vontimittamaadal of Kadapa district  were selected for the study.The age  below 30, the numbers of handloom weavers are 21 and age-group 51 and above are only 08 respondents.       There are only males 26 (86.67%) in the Kothamdavaram, 04 females (13.33%) and 28 males (93.33%) are in the…