Balochistan has a long tradition in the production of handicrafts. Expensive tradition started centuries ago and still progressing day by day. Handicrafts skills in Balochistan are ancestry, has been passed from one generation to the other. Balochistan is especially famous for its handicrafts since, the handicrafts are known all over the world because of the beauty of their designs, the richness of their colour and their economical prices. The handicrafts of Balochistan are attractive which attracts the people of other foreign countries; these handicrafts are exported to various foreign countries they are taken warmly specially by the peoples of west.
Baloch women do embroidery in their spares time after attending their household works. Baloch women do not have to go out of the home for work rather they produce handicrafts in their spare time which add to the family income; therefore, Baloch females are seen as the supporters of the family. Age is no barriers for it, old, young women can also participate in the production of the handicrafts. The handicrafts industries of Balochistan are encouraged and supported by government level.
It adds to the foreign exchange earnings in to providing jobs to thousands. The handicrafts also boost up the image of country in international circles since; they reflect the artistic temperature of a nation.