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“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails.                             Explore. Dream. Discover.” ― H. Jackson Brown Jr., P.S. I Love You Vinita’s favorite quote from one my favorite books and movie. Translate is​ a concept apparel and home design company from India which…

Before you start , please play Noor’s favorite music here as you check out her beautiful pictures. Noor was a writer with Conde Nast Traveller magazine for 5 enjoyable years where she  was fortunate enough to combine her two biggest passions travel and writing. . She recently ended her term there and intends to freelance as a travel writer and also produce content of her own. She loves reading, movies and is very passionate about…

What is it about ikat that pulls on our heart strings so much? To me it is the fact that this technique is so old and yet so now! The carefully drafted patterns of Ikat Weaving Technique with their slight abstraction remind me of blown up pixilated images. It is this and the fact that Ikat is an intelligent technique that can be super intricate like the double Ikat Patolas of Patan or absolutely simple…