Bengal Handloom Sarees Collection

Bengal Handloom Sarees Collection

India is country that has a splendid heritage of various cultures and heritages that have resulted in innumerable traditional crafts and art forms in every nook and corner of this massive country. Over the years however the artforms responsible for many of the most resplendent of Indian traditional dresses have faded away because of the lack of proper preservation and […]

Handicrafts and Handlooms: Soul of India

Handicrafts and Handlooms: Soul of India

The handloom industry rolls its carpet back to the ancient times. The very first fragment of Indian handloom was excavated from the parts of Egypt. After that, finely woven and dyed cotton fabrics were found in Mohenjo Daro (Indus Valley Civilization). There were some more excavations that speak of the golden history of Indian handloom. In fact, traditional handloom style […]

Basic Steps on Making an Embroidery

Basic Steps on Making an Embroidery

Embroidery can be one of the most interesting hobbies you can learn. There are many kinds of stitches you can learn so you can embroider. Some of these are satin stitches and blanket stitches. The materials you need to embroider are needle, scissors and thread for embroidery. The blanket stitch for embroidery is a stitch usually applied to created borders […]

Which Fabric Is Better, Silk or Cotton?

Which Fabric Is Better, Silk or Cotton?

When you go about choosing a dress or any fabric to adorn your space, what do you look for? Is it just the design and visual appeal that you fall for? Indeed not. The choice depends on numerous factors including look, warmth, durability etc. Especially for furnishings, the material or the fabric has a great impact on the overall result […]