Hotan, located in the southwest of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in Northwest China, once known as the State of Yutian, is an important stop on the Silk Road . It is dominated by a dry continental desert climate; hot in summer and not too cold in winter; great temperature disparity between day and night with little rainfall and a
Uyghur flower hat, also known as multi-Pa is produced in Xinjiang. It is a extremely common covering for males of all ages in Xinjiang and is considered a symbol of the region.
Many different types of flowers Uighur cap exist. Variants in production method alone include: flat silk embroidery, silk knot embroidery, beaded embroidery, trellis embroidery, embroidered gold
Atlas is a very popular materiel with Uyghur women. It is similar to silk, and is made using the same techniques. It is staine in a very specific and exact pattern. The process is very detailed and complicated and can last for weeks.
It is commonly composed of green, sapphire, yellow, blue, pink, purple, orange, yellow, brilliant green,
Xinjiang is the birthplace of the world’s best carpets. Xinjiang carpets are known for their long history, skilled production and fame. Xinjiang carpets are renowned the world over and even today their manufacture and export is a source of income for many.
Xinjiang carpet is not only renown in China, but around the world. Its smooth glossy surface,
Yingjisha knives are renowned for their exquisite styling, beautiful decoration and razor-sharp edge. Yingjisha knives get their names from Yengisar county in Xinjing, which is home to a famous knife-maker.