Bisma Farooq is a Kashmir based journalist currently working as a staff writer at Mountain Ink magazine.
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Handmade Kashmiri carpets are known for their unique designs and can fetch hundreds of dollars on the international market. Until a few years ago, weavers could make a decent living. But the wages have since dropped to a pittance, threatening to put an end to a centuries-old craft.