The Idus are expert craftsman. The Idu women, in particular, are very good weavers. Their great aesthetic sense is well reflected in the exquisite designs created on the clothes produced on handlooms. The Idu men are well apt in making beautiful basketry items of bamboo and cane

Handicrafts of the Adis are best seen in their cane and bamboo works. Baskets, trays, haversacks, mats and hats and headgears with artistic designs are produced for domestic use.

Women are expert weavers. Their home productions, like coats, jackets, bags, skirts, shawls and blankets displaying their abilities in handloom.