EXPLORE INDIAN TEXTILES HISTORY

 

 

Introduction to Textile Traditions of India
Introduction to textile traditions, hitsory and sources, literary findings, major tarditions, present scenario...

Indian Handlooms Handicrafts
A look into history of Indian Handlooms form ancient times and overview of the prevailing traditions ...

Bandhej Printing Handicrafts
The fine art of tie and dye, bandhej or Bandhni and the process involved in tie and dye printing...

Bengal Handlooms Handicrafts
Traces the development of the weaving tradition in Bengal and discusses jamdani an important variety of ...

Batik Printing Handicrafts
Batik printing, the art and the process involved in it....

Panipat Looms Handicrafts
Panipat is famous for ‘panja’ durrie a kind of a floor covering, which is...

Appliqué - the Art of Cloth Decoration
The appliqué work is done in various parts of India especially in Orissa, where it is....

The Baluchari Tradition of Weaving
The art of weaving, which from medieval times was an important landmark of Bengal’s handloom tradition...

Block Printing Handicrafts
Hand block printing, a craft handed down through generations is in the forefront of the ....

Silks and Brocades Handicrafts
Brocades in Silk are the ultimate tribute to womanhood...

The Art of Chikankari Handicrafts
Chikankari is a fine and intricate shadow-work type of embroidery done by....

L’affaire Jamawar
The glory, and the colors of nature captured skillfully on...

Kimkhab Hnadicrafts-A Fabric Of Dreams
Its the fabric of dreams, kimkhab is a heavy brocade woven with....

The Magic Weavers Of North-East
The glory, and the colors of nature captured skillfully on...

Phulkari Handicrafts-Flowering On Cloth
It is a form of Handicrafts in which embroidery is....

Zardozi - Revival of an Imperial Craft
Zardozi is one of the most outstanding and famous of all Indian embroideries...

Gara Embroidery Saris Handicrafts
Originally considered Parsi family heirlooms, became rare collector’s items because of....

Ethnic Flair Embroidery In Gujarat
Gujarat, often called the Manchester of the East, has been involved...

Benarasi Saris Handicrafts
The ancient tradition of weaving Varanasi saris, an art which....

Paithani Saris Handicrafts
Among the most gorgeous of Indian saris is the Paithani, woven in the...

Silk Weaving Tradition In India
Silk, a highly revered fabric from times immemorial, has a weaving tradition in India which....

Varanasi Saris Honeymoon Of Indian Heritage
The ancient tradition of weaving Varanasi saris, an art which gained...

Quilted Comfort Handicrafts
This winter buy yourself a genuine Jaipuri Razai (quilt)....

Shawl The Mantle Of Warmth
Kashmiri shawls are quite popular in both domestic and international market...

Fantasies In Gold Handicrafts
Describing the traditional art of brocade making, how raw material is transformed into the fine garment and also ...

Mirroring the Culture Of Gujarat
The art of putting mirrors on the fabric by the artisans in Gujarat and Rajasthan has added a new...