Upgrade Your Ethnic Style in The Best Cotton Sarees

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Upgrade Your Ethnic Style in The Best Cotton Sarees

Cotton Sarees are in huge demand owing to the upcoming summer season. But not all cotton sarees can amp up your Ethnic style. So, which cotton sarees should you go for? Read on to find out! Upgrade Your Ethnic Style in The Best Cotton Sarees Here are some amazing cotton sarees that you can wear to seamlessly upgrade your Ethnic look. 1. Linen Cotton Sarees As the name implies, Linen Cotton Sarees comprise a blend of 2 fabrics i.e., Linen & Cotton. Both these fabrics can be easily used for summer wear since they boast excellent thermoregulation properties. This means...

Your Closet Needs This Super Pretty (&Affordable)Cotton Sarees

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Your Closet Needs This Super Pretty (&Affordable)Cotton Sarees

Cotton Sarees are in huge demand owing to the start of the summer season. So, which super pretty sarees should you add to your closet? Read on to find out! 4 Super Pretty Cotton Sarees to Add to Your Closet Chanderi Cotton Sarees Chanderi Sarees have their origins in the small town of Chanderi, Madhya Pradesh. Although the weaving culture of sarees in Chanderi can be traced back to around the 2nd to 7th century, the Chanderi Saree tradition actually started in the 13th Century. Interesting fact: Initially, Chanderi Saree weavers were mostly Muslims. However, in the late 13th century,...

Let’s Get Vocal for Handmade and Vocal for Local with Triyah

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Let’s Get Vocal for Handmade and Vocal for Local with Triyah

Our Handloom industry is going through a tough time owing to the unstable conditions caused by the pandemic. However, leaders of our country have raised the slogan “Vocal for Local” to give impetus to the handloom industry. So, how can you get Vocal for Handloom products with Triyah? Read on to find out! What are Handmade/Handloom Products? As the name implies handmade products are those which are primarily crafted by hand. On the other hand, handloom products are also primarily made by hand. However, handlooms are wooden frames that are leveraged by artisans to weave fabrics. A Brief History of...

How is Hand Block Printing in India Making a Worldwide Trend?

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How is Hand Block Printing in India Making a Worldwide Trend?

Hand Block Printing of India is steadily gaining prominence in the Global Fashion Industry. However, this wasn’t the case a few years back. What changed for the Handblock printing industry? Read on to know more. Origins of Block Printing Block Printing was prevalent in India for centuries. Evidence indicates that it's been in India for so long as 3000 BCE, in the days of Mohenjo-Daro, an ancient town of the Indus Valley Civilization. While it thrived across the 12th century under the patronage of the Maharajas, it was just around the 17th century that the process of block printing gained...

Latest Trends in Hand Block Print Clothing You Should Know About

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Latest Trends in Hand Block Print Clothing You Should Know About

Hand Block Print Sarees have been popular for the past few centuries. Nowadays there is an increased demand for these beautiful sarees. So, what are some of the latest trends of Hand Block Print Clothing? Read on to find out! What is Hand Block Printing? Hand block printing is the process of applying color or designs on outfits like traditional sarees, Kurtis& other garments. This printing process has been around in India for centuries. The need for hand block printing arose around 3000 B.C. This complicated process originated in Mesopotamia & slowly made its way into India around the 12th...

Why Original Handcrafted Sarees are expensive?

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Why Original Handcrafted Sarees are expensive?

Handmade garments, sarees, textiles & fabric carry an aura of exclusivity around them. One of the primary reasons for this is phenomena is the hours of dedicated work put in by our hard-working artisans & craftsmen. Apart from that, the process of naturally obtaining colors & fabrics takes a tremendous amount of effort. The mainstream market doesn’t usually prefer such sarees due to the premium costs & rare availability. But should it deter you from owning a saree that boasts of alluring designs & exquisite fabric inspired by our culture & tradition? It shouldn’t! So, what goes into the making...

Here’s How to Differentiate Between Fake and Authentic Handlooms & Handicrafts

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Here’s How to Differentiate Between Fake and Authentic Handlooms & Handicrafts

Each handloom or handicraft product has its own unique story. Both the perfections and imperfections in terms of design and the material used gives a handcrafted product its unique identity. However technological advancements are putting a dent on the production of handloom & handicraft products. Mechanization in particular is contributing to the rise of fake handlooms and handicrafts. How are local artisans being affected? How can you as a customer recognize authentic and fake handlooms? Let’s find out! Challenges Faced by Local Artisans A major concern that Indian artisans are facing is the presence of manufacturers that are using mechanized...

Cotton Sarees - The Most Elegant Attire for Women

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Cotton Sarees - The Most Elegant Attire for Women

Cotton sarees have been an integral part of women’s outfits in India for centuries. These sarees went through many changes in terms of designs & fabric compositions due to external influences like foreign cultures & traditions. But, the cotton saree itself continues to remain a part of Indian women garments. Why is it one of the most elegant attire for women? Read on to know more! When did Cotton Sarees Come to the fore? The cotton fabric was first cultivated in India around 5000-4000 B.C. It was then used to weave cotton sarees for women. At the same time, natural...

Why is Hand Block Saree So Famous?

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Why is Hand Block Saree So Famous?

Block printing is an amazing garment design technique that uses wooden blocks, beautiful colors and exquisite designs. This sophisticated process has been in use for centuries in India. But, Why is it so popular? Let’s find out!  Origins of Hand Block Printing You might’ve heard of a simple canvas painting trick wherein you had to cut a ladyfinger into two halves. After that, you need to dip the cut-end of the ladyfinger in watercolour and stick it on the canvas. Voila! You have your hand-printed canvas ready. This was merely an illustration to help you understand how block printing works....

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