Making Karawo – Karawo Makers

Traditional Embroidery Karawo is one of the social icons of Gorontalo residents with an interesting long history.

Currently, around 3,000 women, the majority of them are housewives are involved in Gorontalo in Karawo making.

Due to the precision work for the details with insufficient light in the poor working environment in making Karawo, our SRIREP project supports magnifying glasses equipped with the light function to them in order to see the better vision and make the effectiveness for their traditional craftsmanship.