Woven Poetry – The Venkatagiri Saree

Exotic hues with gold embraced  Intricately woven,  delicate grace, Like tender petals, drapes allure,  Silk rich, sensual, pure Glimmering, shaded, passionate sheens,  Royal sheers  to  drape a queen, Exquisite work,…

Kalamkari, a craft, a tradition

Sometimes you find inspirations in the most unexpected places, like I did for this post. I was clearing up my old greeting cards (yes, I am a hoarder), and I…

Unfolding the world of Ikat

Sometimes, the treasure trove you have at the back of your closet can pleasantly surprise you. It certainly did this morning, as the lopsided clothes in the front of my closet…

Celebrate Pongal and Makar Sankranti with these 8 regional recipes

India is the country that celebrates hundreds of festivals, small and big, in a single year and each one of those are celebrated with large amounts of food. Let me wish our…