Wear  /  Published 16.08.22

Subhashree's tissue sari is a festive must-have!

If you’re curating your Puja wardrobe already, we may have found the perfect after-dark sari. Subhashree Ganguly recently wore a classic red tissue sari by Kolkata designer Midushi Bajoria featu...

Lifestyle  /  Published 07.08.22

Weaves old and new: Kolkata designers championing handloom fabrics

According to Ratul, the excitement for handloom fabrics has increased now because younger people now are looking for exclusive garments — clothes that cater to their changing lives and can be wo...
By Udita Chakraborty

Shop  /  Published 03.08.22

Snag The Bong Munda’s look from this Kolkata store

Looking for fresh inspirations to style your sari? Take a cue from The Bong Munda’s lookbook for pairing your next monochrome handloom. The stylist and fashion rule-breaker whose real name is Pu...

Wear  /  Published 27.07.22

Should you get your hands on a 'Kadhua' Banarasi?

Browsing Banarasis for the upcoming festive season? Dig deeper and go for something authentic and nuanced. Like a Kadhua Banarasi, maybe? The handloom weaving technique is achieved with extra wefts on...

Wear  /  Published 24.07.22

Sunday Classics: This day-friendly Banarasi has some artsy details

Scouting elegant Banarasis you can wear during the day? Explore Kolkata designer Mitan Ghosh’s line of tissue Banarasis which feature some intricate details. The cream-coloured, handwoven Katan ...


Shop  /  Published 19.07.22

Wear the espresso martini sari for your next cocktail do

Stepping out for some cocktails with your friends? Ditch the LBD and go for a summery sari. We recommend the espresso martini sari by artisanal brand Lasya. Not only is it named aptly but the semi-org...

Lifestyle  /  Published 15.07.22

A look at Ashdeen’s Rhythm & Blues, a beautiful line of printed saris

What are the motifs like? If the border is more solid and heavy, the jaal was open and lighter to kind of make sure that not all saris looked the same and they all have a different density. We looked...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Lifestyle  /  Published 02.07.22

The Telegraph checks out SónChiraiya saris

The name is so sweet… Our brand name SónChiraiya means ‘The Golden Bird’, which is what India was known as in ancient times. Our brand name aligns with our aim to revive Ind...
By Saionee Chakraborty

Wear  /  Published 01.07.22

This paan-hued Banarasi is a stunner!

If you’re all for jewel-toned Banarasis, explore Kolkata designer Mitan Ghosh’s line-up that offers a host of maximalist, rich array of colour combinations. The Zoya sari, for instance, is...

People  /  Published 30.06.22

‘My fashion has got nothing to do with my sexuality’: Pushpak Sen

What does Kolkata mean to you? It means beauty, existence and peace.  Three Kolkata locations that are perfect backdrops to a sari? Sovabazar Gangar ghat, any vintage lane in south Kolkata,&nb...
By Pooja Mitra


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