Pondicherry is famous for Traditional handicrafts, which are available here in very competitive prices. Some such handicrafts include fine fabrics, semi-precious stones, hand-made incense, perfumes, locally made candles, marbled silks and aromatherapy products. In addition, things like hand made papers, leather items, and textiles are also common handicrafts found in this city. In fact, most of these art and craft help local people in earning their livelihood.
In Pondicherry, you can find good leather products like shoes, bags and wallet as well as
Jewelry and decorative items made out of leather. In textile, you will get fine cotton sarees with elegant prints and nice quality that are very popular all over India. Other textile found here includes the very famous handmade ‘Khadi’ along with satin and other fabrics.