India. A Country that has been an enigma to many across the globe. A Country that has inspired trends aroused curiousity delighted tourists and at the end of it, all left an impression on the minds of every body who has visited it.
The cottage has been Indias window to the World nearly over 50 years.
The emporium has attracted a number of heads of States, Prime Ministers,
Ambassadors, a host of other dignitaries from across the globe What began as
an endeavour to preserve the traditional craftsmanship and excellence of
skill as a part of national heritage has now become a cultural movement in
its own way. It has brought about a togetherness in all the various forms of
arts, crafts and apparel of India under one roof. From a tiny sales depot
the emporium has now been developed into the largest single emporium in the
Country with extensive reputation and a stamp of ethnicity, authenticity and
quality on all the merchandise it shelters. Come & discover the magic of
India through the eyes of the Cottge.
Envisaged as a showcase of the creations of Indian craftsmen, weavers and
folk artists the Central Cottage Industries Emporium has been a favourite
with customers in India and the World over. It has taken special care to
make sure that you get a feel of what the real India is all about through
its products the décor the exhibition and everything else that goes
with it. This unique store has tackled Handicrafts sales on a multilateral
front embracing market research, hand picked buying, imaginative promotion
design development, impeccable merchandise, careful inventories and variety
of auxiliary services to make it a complete shopping experience.
Cottage has been surging ahead with its emporia in five cities vis-a vis
Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkatta, Chennai, Bangalore and franchise showrooms at
Gurgaon and Jaipur which houses products from every state in the Country. In
addition, Cottage has two exclusive product showrooms at Rajiv Gandhi
Handicrafts Bhawan in Delhi - Cottage Carpets & Cottage Art Gallery. Our
only aim is to give the customer the best and to bring forth the skill of
all those numerous artists and craftsmen who otherwise would fade into
oblivion and offering them a viable and honoured future by giving them a
direct access to the markets. Simultaneously we have direct interaction with
artisians thereby reviving some of the age-old crafts on one hand and
keeping control on the costs on the other. So, now we feel that we can
proudly say welcome to the world of Cottage, welcome to India.