“Karakul hat, popularly known as Jinnah cap in Pakistan, was much in use, till the late 1980s. It stood for 'an image' due to its symbolic association with the founder of Pakistan and was used by high officials and common citizens alike”. Naeem Safi
The art is now in aging hands. Apart from a few artisans, located in QissaKhwani Bazar, the work is now going towards extinction. For revival it needs to be promoted, preserved and used.