Nimble minds and creative souls playing with a chiaroscuro of light and its interplay from hand loom linen, to Mooga Silk, to Tusser with the myriad combinations of brilliant color. … Continue Reading Suf or Soof… Needle, Thread and dexterity acquired over generations.
Tribal, Natural, Free-spirited women dressed in jubilant colour, fine detailing, natural silhouettes and blazing colours that are now seen as being drop-dead gorgeous trends. These fabulous original vintage Choli Tops … Continue Reading Before Backless Dresses and Haute Couture became fashionable…
Potli Bags – From Rural Tribal ladies in Kutch, the Desert lands of India.
Poof!! No more!!! Seat-yourself-quick!! Or it may disappear on you!! Pouf, Puf, Poof, Ottoman, Mudda, Moda…. whatever! These are gorgeous, colourful, tales/ stories in patchwork and embroidery that contain a … Continue Reading Gifting a head-ache?? 🎁🎁🎁
Meet the Master Series: Shree Rashid Khan, Heritage Mud-Relief Painting Master-craftsman, Kutch, Gujarat.
Rashid Khan Started His Painting From 1966 And Is A Pioneer On Mud Work And Mud Painting On Canvas And Tries To Depict The Kutchi Culture And Is Very Imaginative … Continue Reading Meet the Master Series: Shree Rashid Khan, Heritage Mud-Relief Painting Master-craftsman, Kutch, Gujarat.
Second only to the Saree, this ubiquitous article of femininity, the Kurti, is quite literally a ladies Summer-dress with the soft addition of a flowing dupatta or light long scarf … Continue Reading Indian Kurtis: Chic n Classic Flair
The Parsis, a small and significantly renowned business-community from Western-India fled persecution in Iran or then-Persia, after the Arab invasion and arrived on the Western shores of India about the 9th Century, settling in Sindh and Gujarat. Fortunately, they continue to celebrate their unique identity and have made a place for themselves as formidable entrepreneurs and global business houses.
The Palazzos features here are the Indian Gujarati take on this contemporary garment that has taken the the world by storm..or, almost. These are a collection by CraftsBazaar, a fabulous, comprehensive Marketplace devoted to promoting Indian Crafts and Craftspersons.
It’s all about evolution! Life, times and with those fashions evolve… Runways are over-rated. Style is who you are and how you choose to be. These combinations express the timeless … Continue Reading Fusion, Fashion and Fads… Tis all ’bout Mix n Match