Block printing beyond textiles

Meera with her husband Vijay , and their two children have made their home in Michigan for the last 20 years. Professionally she works in the Corporate world as a Learning and Development leader. Her undergraduate degree was in Statistics and Mathematics. So there’s a part of her that loves logic and method. But then […]


Introducing TUNI

Tuni Founder of Mrinmayee is a Bollywood Buff so I thought this might go well with a post Holi and Himachal vacation . Every great design begins with an even better story , this is the story of TUNI. Mrinmayee was brought up in Hyderabad, lived in Calcutta and London briefly. She studied textile design and NIFT […]


Walk into my wardrobe with Soundharya

First lets play Soundharya’s choice of music Tell me a bit more about yourself . I am Soundharya Muthukrishnan, born and raised in the Middle-East, I’ve been learning Carnatic Music for the past 14 years, which kept me rooted to Indian Traditions and values in a way. My teacher always made sure I knew what […]


Story of Rehwa Society

First the music . I have been fascinated with the crafts of Madhya Pradesh since I got married . My extended family was living in Indore when I got married and the trips to the city would never be complete without paying a visit to the local state emporium and picking up the lovely Chanderi […]


Women’s day week starts with Mrinmayee

For all the women readers who read my blog and send me your love through your comments or just cherish one post or maybe just the music that played with a post- I will not wish you a happy woman’s day or week. I do wish for you and myself that you respect and love […]


Desi chick avatars

To my dearest Peeps , Its Friday evening , are you heading out to a party with friends, making special dinner plans , going for a movie , ordering food home , doing some online shopping … but before that watch the video that follows If you are admire  our “Walk into my wardrobe ” […]


Home tour – guest post by Disha

I admire Disha’s sense of interior styling and her attention to detail. From her beautiful garden , to collections to Buddhas and her lovely work space. Over to Disha but first listen to her choice of music here : Thanks Ila for inviting me here. It’s always a pleasure to meet like-minded people no matter […]