Modernization has somehow affected the traditional handloom product but still Bhaktapur is famous for its traditional hand cloths if you walk through the tranquil alleys of Bhaktapur, you may still hear the sounds of the handloom tar it is a traditional craft of the local Newars. Haku patasi– solid black with red bordered saris, gaa, shawl, kopya Nan, natural black cap i.e. taka tapuli are typical Newar dresses woven in Newar designs using handloom products. The tapuli are another Bhaktapur specialty.