I discovered this bag in my mom’s cupboard a few weeks ago. I was immediately drawn to the beautiful colours and the pattern. It was a gift from one of my aunts many years ago. It is a market bag from Kashmir with hand embroidered patterns in bright woollen yarn. I sent photos to an… Continue reading Re/making a tote bag
A conversation with Design Lota Podcast on textiles, sustainability and our interaction with it.
Help us raise funds for artisans of Kurinjipadi & Theni.
I was invited to represent Gandhigram at the International Conference on Globalisation of Khadi, Jaipur.
A case study on how we innovated within the constraints and developed stoles at Gandhigram.
On Sept 27, 2019, I was fortunate to attend ‘Swavalamban’, in Dubai, with the spirited women of AHC Foundation.
A visit to ‘Alchemy’ an exhibition dedicated to the Indigo dye.
Some of my learnings from a conference held in Chirala on innovating technological cultures in craft & handloom weaving
A little something about ‘Danke ka kaam’ of Udaipur. An embroidery form patronised by the royals, soaked in rich history.
My trip to Udaipur with Samiksha in 2014, led us to Nathdwara to the Pichhvai artists. We had heard about it but never seen it and this seemed like a perfect opportunity to learn more. We reached Udaipur and just asked around where we could find Pichhvai artists and we were directed to Chitron ki… Continue reading Pichhvai of Nathdwara