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Textiles- the important handicraft product of India are imported by countries of Europe and US in bulk. The quality and finesse of Indian textiles makes them a preferred item for many of the fashion houses like Versace and others.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Panipat Textile Looms
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 Textile
Hand block printing, a craft handed down through generations is in the forefront of the ....

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

The Art of Chikankari Textile
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 Textile-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 Textile-Flowering On Cloth
It is a form of Textile in which embroidery is....

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

Gara Embroidery Saris Textile
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...

Banarasi Saris Textile
The ancient tradition of weaving Varanasi saris, an art which....

Paithani Saris Textile
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....