Cane & Bamboo of Andaman & Nicobar

The remote islands of Andaman & Nicobar is famous for wonderful cane and bamboo furnitures. The raw material for these products are easily available locally. The craft of making baskets is traditional to the islands. Thin cane twigs are mostly used by the women to make baskets, lamps, fans and other products. The islanders also have the expertise to make caned furniture, palm leaf and bamboo strip hats. The products have a very natural and earthy looks and are light and durable. With intricate patterns and skilled weaving make a good fashionable items.