Art & Craft of India

The Resplendence of Embroidered Apparels

An integral element for every saree over is to have an appearance that showcases her predilection for nothing but the very unique, the very best. It is this desire that has inspired saree designers to bedeck an ordinary piece with embroidered patterns to spruce up the overall look. Embroidered sarees have always been a woman’s… Continue reading The Resplendence of Embroidered Apparels

Indian Ethnic Wear · Sarees · The Drape Department

Five Sarees for Dusky Beauties

“Dipped in chocolate, bronzed in elegance, enamelled with grace, tasted with beauty.’ That’s how we think about dusky complexion women. In India, we are obsessed with fair complexion and view it as a symbol of beauty, superiority and stature. But it is sure a misnomer with the global fashion platform vouching for dusky beauties and… Continue reading Five Sarees for Dusky Beauties

Featured · Festivals

May your prosper on this Akshay Tritya

In Sanskrit, the word ‘Akshay’ means “imperishable, eternal, the never diminishing” in the sense of “prosperity, hope, joy, success,” while Tritya means “third”. It is named after the “third lunar day” of the spring month of Vaishak in the Hindu calendar, the day it is observed. The celebration of Akshay Tritya was confined to a… Continue reading May your prosper on this Akshay Tritya