Heritage Weaves
Lifestyle  /  Published 17.03.22

A deep dive into the making of Bengal’s Dhaniakhali saris

The distance between Dhaniakhali and Kolkata is around 61 kms and can be commuted via rail or road By train, the Howrah-Burdwan local can get you to Dhaniakhali Halt By road, Durgapur Expressway i...
By Barnini Maitra Chakraborty

Lifestyle  /  Published 11.03.22

Back from the brink: Tracing the Baluchari’s renaissance in Bengal

Das also points out that if the next generation of weavers start pursuing other professions, this craft will soon dwindle. He mentions that since the pandemic, fewer cocoons have been cultivated,...
By Barnini Maitra Chakraborty

Style  /  Published 03.11.21

Injiri’s quest to tell stories through the lens of textiles and designs

With a firm focus on textiles and her heart in sustaining the craft traditions of India, Chinar Farooqui (inset), founder and designer of Injiri, has relied on her personal experiences to tell stories...
By Anannya Sarkar

Style  /  Published 30.09.21

Tradition of weave and craft

Atulya Herbals is a head-to-toe brand, which defines itself as rooted in nature’s richness and is committed to promoting self-care that is healthy and nurturing. The brand is part of Beacon Bio ...
By Our Bureau

Style  /  Published 13.09.21

Sujata Keshavan on her fashion brand and muse

We are in love with Varana! How do you look back at the journey? It seems like we started just yesterday! There has been so much to do that the days have gone by in a blur. There’s been so much...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Style  /  Published 06.07.21

Contemporising heritage weaves for the modern Indian woman

What started out as a personal project with the designer creating her daughter’s wedding lehnga from a Kanjeevaram has now led to a deeper quest of contemporising heritage Indian weaves and moti...
By Anannya Sarkar


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