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Birthday Party at Cotillion Banquets in Palatine

This was a birthday party for a one-year-old boy. Family and friends were all Indian. The women and girls were glittering in saris, ghaghras and lehangas. 241 more words

Family Party

Bamboo meets bamboo

Afternoon all

This past week, I’ve decided that I’m like a cross between a magpie and some other (extremely) easily distracted animal where it comes to yarn.   534 more words

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#54 Kappulu - traditional

Yeah!!! I’m half way through, only 54 more to go! :)

For this one I put a pin in the informal pleats on the shoulder because this sari is one of those terribly slippery silk ones. 105 more words


Handmade Silk Scarves in Bangalore India

Bangalore is the capital city of the Indian state of Karnataka and it is definitely the ideal place for any authentic Indian Souvenir search. The province produces most of India’s mulberry silk and most of it can be found along the shopping area on Bangalore in M.G. 23 more words


#53 Chhattisgarh Sari - traditional

Chhattisgarh sari from Madhya pradesh. Almost like a combo of Bengali and Gujarati.


Unparalleled elegance of the sari

I grew up enchanted by the sari, and would watch round eyed as my mother and aunts dressed for an evening out.

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Published in Business Daily, June 14 2013