#craft

The India Quilt Festival

 “Every quilt tells a story. You write it with your needle and you read it…

Channapatna, can it be saved?

Channapatna craft has been around since the 18th century. While it has had some glorious…

Mukaish, Kamdani or Badla – traditional embellishment techniques

Indian traditional apparel and costumes, specially the ones made for festive occasions tend to be…

Shopping time at Handmade at Kew-I

It’s that time of the year when the festivities and exhibitions are at their peak.…

Kasuti embroidery from Karnataka

I realized this morning that I had not written about a specific craft of India…

hand-made-bells
Bells – The Craft behind the melodious chimes

I once watched a film called ‘Godhuli’ on Doordarshan when I was in school. We…