Tag: Handmade

15 crafts that all Indians must know about

15 crafts that all Indians must know about

Here are some of the amazing crafts that every Indian must know about: 1. Blue Pottery from Jaipur, Rajasthan Based out of Jaipur, Rajasthan ...
Why you should engage your kids with DIY kits this summer

Why you should engage your kids with DIY kits this summer

Summer Vacation is on us again - it's the time of the year when the most common thing that you’ll hear from your kids is “I am bored!”. Whether yo ...
10 reasons why you should have handcrafted home decor in your home

10 reasons why you should have handcrafted home decor in your home

Indian craftsman paints clay 'diyas' (earthen lamps) ahead of the Hindu festival of Diwali in Amritsar Diwali, which marks the victory of good over ...
Wood Work from Rajasthan

Wood Work from Rajasthan

Introduction Wood work was never a significant craft of Jodhpur; the recent emergence of a large and potentially profitable export market has however ...
Kathputli: A String Puppet Theater from Rajasthan

Kathputli: A String Puppet Theater from Rajasthan

Introduction Kathputli means a puppet which is made entirely from wood. It comes from the words Kath meaning wood and Putli meaning a doll.  The othe ...
Mojari Footwear from Rajasthan

Mojari Footwear from Rajasthan

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 ...
Intricate Sandalwood Carvings from Rajasthan

Intricate Sandalwood Carvings from Rajasthan

Sandalwood carving dates back by many centuries, and a succession of ruling dynasties have conferred on it a royal status. Under such patronage, the c ...
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