Dec
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Mehendi on paper mache

When contemporary design , passion and traditional craft  meet - it makes for some awesome results . Like this delightful paper mache vases with mehendi designs on them. Matsya is partnering with wo read more


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Sep
8

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101 reasons to buy handmade

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At SoulQuest we are passionate about handcrafted products. In a world full of machine made products - we believe that given a choice, consumers world-over would love to have products that are hand m read more


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Jul
28

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Gradation in block print

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We adore this exquisite , hand block printed fabric from Rajasthan , India . The design changes subtly by varying the colors and the filling in the motifs creating a beautiful harmony of continuity a read more


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Jun
24

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Taj

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  At SoulQuest we work on exploring and interpreting India and it’s heritage to weaving it with contemporary fashion. This journey took a new form when Gurpreet visited the Taj Mahal few months read more


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Jun
14

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Sheesh Mahal

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   Sheesh Mahal - Hall of Mirrors . The walls and ceiling of the rooms have small mirrors beautifully set into the wall . During the day it is a work of art to marvel . At night a single lamp can li read more


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May
13

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Hand Crafted Elements in Contemporary Fashion

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Contemporary fashion can be beautifully embellished with hand crafted elements. A classic white jacket made unforgettable with exquisite hand embroidery on the lining. read more


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May
13

4,403

Leheria Prints

Leheria turban , Rajasthan , 19th Century , Victoria and Albert Museum

The turban has been an essential element of traditional Rajasthani men’s clothing. Like most Indian traditional clothing - it’s colors and styles vary across communities and the occasion. read more


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May
13

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Warp Printed Fabric

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In this cotton fabric the pattern of swimming fish was screen printed on the warp sheet. After weaving the fabric is printed with the pattern of sea weed. This treatment, combined with shadow like gra read more


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posted in Textiles, Tradition


May
11

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Tibetan Flags

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Tibetans have a beautiful tradition of prayer flags.These are cloth flags printed with prayers. The flags are hoisted at high altitudes, atop houses. It is believed that the blessings on the flag are read more


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