Cluny Mankani : A #handmade tribute to Cluny Embroidery Centre in Pondicherry who give the world such wonderful #art n make all our lives that much better; and to the rare Panjavarnam mango of Tamil Nadu that's so precious as to be stored in honey: a fitting way to end the year, with a #guinea-gold #jewel that's truly beautiful.
Nandan Kanan: A celestial garden as a mandala as a precious jewel, threaded in cochineal red to signify its divine power but meaning nothing unless you imbue it with your true spirit and say, “ Whether it be Paradise or Nandan Kanan or Firdous, it matters little, for I am in my Garden of Heaven on Earth where I am surrounded only by truth and beauty and which I choose to share with those who, like me, see the world through the eyes of difference - a view that unites us forever giving us…
Note the trinket attached to the end of the saree pall to hold keys of the house. Usually the mistress of the house would carry the main keys in this way. The heavy trinket would also help keep the saree in place when thrown over the shoulder - Sonali.
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Treat yourself with fine cottons & silks from the #bengal. Special collection from #byloom also available at store. #khadi #muslin #dhakkai #baluchari #linen #makeinindia #handloom #100sareepact #handloom #fashion #saree #pompom #vijayawada #amaravati
Aipan Necklace : Traditions and cultures evolved over ages to give us the vast diversity in the decorative arts of India. This frugal little neckband is a microcosm of that : A Kumaoni Aipan-inspired centre pendant with Manipuri and South Indian side pieces, all bound with cochineal red thread ----- as if stringing together the richest of rich craft histories in pure 22K gold. Truly, an aesthete's delight.