Shanghai woolen needlepoint tapestry divide into appreciate and practical two big class, win the domestic and international masses favourably and deeply like by abundant color, the level is clear, the model is vivid , the image is received. Shanghai carves and divides into five big classes of jade carving , ivory carving , wood carving , carved lacquer ware and stone carving. Shanghai jade carving divide into stove bottle, personage, birds, beast four kinds, have a traditional characteristic so as to the stove bottle most particularly. Ivory carving variety have ornamental engraving to be detailed to carve, skin carve and personage ,etc., is it good at to engrave with detailed flower particularly among them. Smithcraft has such varieties as gold and silver decoration, ornament , various kinds of metal wares and enamel handicrafts ,etc. mainly. Gold and silver decorations are the traditional handicraft of Shanghai, gold and silver ornaments of Shanghai, especially by inlaying the platinum ornaments and raising the richest characteristic of pearl ornaments.
Shanghai embroider have embroider , drawn work , machine embroidery , mandarin coat , print stamp product , carpet , handmade artistic woolen tapestry seven big class to knit. The folk art in Shanghai stems from the people's lives, there are strong local colours. Various kinds of velvet, folk lantern, artificial silk flower, dough model , painted sculpture , paper-cut , carve paper , painted eggshell , national baby , in the style of the ancients bronze , clay sculpture pottery figurine and ticket pictures on the wall , wheat skeleton picture , silk pictures on the wall , answer silk paint Shanghai silk is important producing area of Chinese silk and one of the export places. Silk fabric , satin , damask silk , silk gauze , silk , crape , fine hair , Ge , silk and cotton fabric , thin silk cloth , yarn , Shao.