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Needlework, Jute Macrame Craft art and craft, Jute Macrame Craft art of goa, Jute Macrame Craft Arts & Crafts In goa, goa Arts Crafts, Arts Crafts of goa India, Famous Arts & Crafts of goa IndiaCrochet and Embroidery are the traditional crafts of Goa. These arts, involving needlework, was introduced in this region by the former colonial rulers, the Portuguese. It's with the fabric preparation that Sandoval actually begins--spinning, dying, and weaving wool into the sabanilla, or background canvas.  It is a custom among the Hindu and Christian community of Goa, to display in front of the guests the fine embroidery and crochet work of the newly wed bride. Notable items exhibiting the fine needlework include curtains, table cloths, children and ladies garments, pillow, bed spreads, cushion covers and flowers woven with lace.


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