Artisans Emporio is a store that brings forth handcrafted products and articles that cater from regular usage items to special gifts. But that is not enough as they do much more. They make festivals a little brighter and we do not mean they make lamps and lights.
India Gate lawns seem to have a new purpose. It is a venue for many festivals that are being organized by the government tourism boards. The latest one is the recently concluded North-East festival.
The dates for upcoming Blind School Diwali Mela 2017 are here. It’s a week long Diwali Fair and entry is free for all. Blind School Diwali Fair is one of the best options for festival shopping in Delhi. Known for stalls by various NGOs, the fair offers Diwali Gift options such as Chocolate and cookies, Diwali Decor items, hand made lamps, clothes, home accessories, artware etc.
Sasha and Sanskar are participating in Tsutra, a craft exhibition held in association with Art Culture Festival at Alliance Francaise, off Lodhi Road, adjacent to India International Centre. It is a three-day event bringing across handloom and handicrafts by our artisans. Read on to see what it has to offer.
Biswa Bangla is the handicrafts and handloom store of West Bengal. The New Delhi store is at Rajiv Gandhi Handicrafts Bhawan, close to the Connaught Place end. Here is our report.
Ministry of Textiles has organised The National Level Special Handloom Expo at Handloom Haat, Janpath. The event is on from 16th – 29th July, 2017. Please click for details and pictures.
When we drive by Jail Road, we cross Tihar Jail. Tihar Haat, a board outside Tihar Jail has stoked our curiosity many a times. We finally dropped in recently.
We were at Meherchand Market and came across a beautifully designed store. This was Dastkaari Haat. The store carried a host of items that were crafted out of traditional art and weaving styles of India. It is a shutterbug’s delight as well.