Style  /  Published 22.07.21

Intimate sari session

Despite body positivity and self-acceptance, you dream of that magic figure, perfect for every dress? But if you are a little more flexible and accept the truth that there is no one, no, not even Dee...
By Anasuya Basu in Calcutta

Style  /  Published 16.07.21

Nameg: Must visit handloom haven

What: Nameg Where: 56A Raja Basanta Roy Road, Lake Market, Kalighat When: 11am to 8pm Website: Contact: 09330463762 ...
By Anannya Sarkar

Culture  /  Published 11.07.21

Hem and awe

For the longest time, Hindu widows were not allowed any stitched garments but borderless white saris or thaans. So far as sartorial cues go, the missing paar further reminded that these women had fall...
By Paromita Sen

Style  /  Published 17.06.21

Saris, tell stories with their names

Maheshwar on the banks of the Narmada river in Madhya Pradesh is an ancient temple town. Under the rule of Queen Ahilya Bai Holkar, the Maheshwari sari came to life. It is said that to make her people...
By Sanika Kakirde

Style  /  Published 10.06.21

Bolly beauties who chose red for their wedding

The beautiful Benarasi sari is gorgeous and has been a fave among celebs too. When it comes to draping, I feel on the wedding day since there is a lot of sitting and rituals, it’s advisable to p...
By Pramita Ghosh


Style  /  Published 08.06.21

The melody of Nagma: Tilfi’s range of kora silks

By Saionee Chakraborty

Heritage  /  Published 21.04.21

Flavours of Bengal: Tangail sari

By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

Style  /  Published 14.04.21

Jamdani with a twist

Pictures: Pabitra Das Hair & make-up: Mainak Das Stylist & designer: Kavya Singh Kundu Location: Unplugged Courtyard ...
By Anannya Sarkar

Calcutta  /  Published 16.01.21

Kamala: A beautiful story ends

The Calcutta store has stocked the works of thousands of weavers and craftsmen, many of them National Award winners and members of co-operatives. The handloom and crafts sector have been among the wor...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Calcutta

Style  /  Published 10.12.20

Gaurang Shah presents Interlace at Crafts Council of Telangana

Interlace featured works from projects by Gaurang such as Khadi — A Canvas (khadi saris with woven pallu’s of Ravi Varma’s paintings in tapestry and jamdani techniques) and Sangraha ...
By Anannya Sarkar in Calcutta


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