Phulkari refers to the traditional embroidery of the Punjab region. It is made of two words: Phul means flower and Akari means shape/craft. Besides flowers it also cover motifs and geometrical shapes. Phulkari work done by the women of the household. Hand spun khaddar, Silk and Mulmul fabrics are used for embroidery work because of their purity and longevity. It was registered under Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999 on 22 October 2010 obtaining Geographical indication No. 27.