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Resplendent Legacy: The Beloved Patola of Gujarat

Padi patole bhat faatey pan phite nahin”,

“The design laid down in the patola may wear out, but it shall never fade.”

True to this ode to its beauty, a Patola is a coveted silken textile that is believed to have been woven since the 4th century AD. 494 more words

Crafts

SEEING IS BELIEVING CAMPAIGN - UPDATE OCT 2014 - THE HAPPY WEAVERS RECEIVED A FEW PAIRS OF THE GLASSES WE SENT TO INDONESIA.

Dear all, to those who has supported is us in our “Seeing is Believing” campaign, here is our update on the campaign. We are so proud and we hope you are too, that our 1st batch of reading glasses from the UK have reached the weavers in the Amarasi Village of West Timor. 120 more words

PROJECT ACTIVITIES IN 2014

Ikats

I just returned from Turkey and discovered this wonderful fabric shop located in the Bazaar in Istanbul .   The textiles are not Turkish however but come from Uzbekistan.   64 more words

Graphic Design

Eeeek! Happy B-day!

Woo hoo! Today is the birthday of the lovely Jemma a.k.a. Eeeek! Congrats honey!
All girls mentioned in the image above have re-created a mani done by Eeeek! 185 more words

Nail Art

Style Picks: Festive Collection

Happy Diwali! May your lives be filled with glitter and glamour, and of course some of these gorgeous products!

1. Galahad chandelier, Visionaire Verona collection by Ipe Cavalli… 54 more words

Decor