Tag: Indian Fabric Art

Kantha Embroidery: An Ornate Craft of Utility

The Kantha Embroidery is one of the most popular craft forms of India. It serves a great utilitarian purpose without losing its beauty and intricacy.

National Handloom Day – Importance of Handlooms & Weavers

The government in 2015 introduced the National Handloom Day to stimulate and acknowledge weavers and local artisans. This year marked the 6th celebration which was carried out through online mediums.

Telling Good-bye to Your Favourite Handloom Brand Handsofindia

In the course of 8 years, Hands Of India has also trained numerous youth who had dropped out of school in different vocations such as tailoring, photography, modelling, basic computers, accounting and management skills.

Khadi – Much More Than Mere Fabric!

Khadi became an important part of the Swadeshi movement and Gandhi tirelessly advocated the idea of spinning one’s own cloth as the means to shunning away from the foreign oppressive policies.

Handlooms of Kerala – Holding onto the Flag of Tradition

Kerala is known for its mundus and kasavu sarees that have been given GI tags to give importance to their uniqueness

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