In the beginning, handicrafts were made for the utility purposes. But once the utility purpose was successfully served, the handicrafts were made for decorative purposes. Several handicrafts now decorate homes, offices, gardens, and others.Textile and jewelry are the crafts that are an integral part of everyone's lives. These crafts are now in highly advanced age and demand is over multi-billion dollars.
Handicrafts are nowadays an important commodity for trade and commerce and the busness volume is growing. Countries like India, Thailand, China, Mexico, India, Indonesia and Bangladesh are powerhouses of handicrafts.