A loan helped to buy colourful threads and fabric to make the national style of embroidery called Gulduzi.


Halima's story

Halima is a resident of the Rudaki region. She is the mother of 4 children. Her husband and eldest son work for the government. During the course of 8 years, Halima has been offering seamstress services. For the most part she sews national embroidery on dresses and receives a profit from this. Using the loan amount, Halima wants to purchase threads and fabric. It is currently wedding season and Halima is receiving many bridal orders. For their weddings, brides mostly order a national embroidery style called Gulduzi. She wants to make use of her situation to sew as much as possible. Halima is thankful to you in advance. Support her.

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Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer Nina Lamotchkina.


This loan is special because:

It allows Tajik artisans to support their families and carry on important handicraft traditions.



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