Chikankari – pride of the Lucknawi Culture
February 9, 2018
” There is a distinct timelessness to Lucknow – things have changed, yet, things have stayed as they are. Lucknawis are great patrons of art “ ...
The delicate art of Ari embroidery
August 27, 2017
It’s a craft you instantly associate with Kashmir. It abounds with vibrant floral motifs, and delicate creepers among others. Crewel embroidery is in ...
15 crafts that all Indians must know about
April 15, 2017
Here are some of the amazing crafts that every Indian must know about: 1. Blue Pottery from Jaipur, Rajasthan Based out of Jaipur, Rajasthan ...
Toda Embroidery from Tamil Nadu
November 5, 2016
Known by the name, Pugur in Toda language (meaning flower), the embroidery tradition has lived through a century of its documented history to manifest ...
Kasuti Embroidery from Karnataka
October 8, 2016
Kasuti embroidery is a special craft practiced mainly in Uttara Kanara district or the North Kanara district. Its secret lies in the fact that it can ...
Mojari Footwear from Rajasthan
April 11, 2016
Introduction The mojari, is the traditional leather footwear of Rajasthan. The upper part is soft and made of cow, goat or buffalo leather while the ...
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