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This is my third favorite Angadi cotton sari – which we are going to again style in three different ways. It is a beautiful saffron Cotton Phulia saree. Until a few years ago the Phulia cluster was known for its cotton saris and exclusive handwoven scarves that were exported worldwide. In recent years the cluster underwent a revolutionary change that has resulted in an entirely new genre of saris. Given today is Ganesh Chaturthi ,…

This is part two of styling our favorite Angadi Saris. This is a beautiful cotton sari with an amazing color combination. I have seen this combination mostly on Silk Saris but it was wonderful to find a similar piece in cotton . Its so versatile that you can wear to a mall for a more casual look or even to friend’s engagement party day function. As Baatein puts it : Kohl rimmed eyes, a peacock…

Happy Happy Independence Day. Sooooo what follows is something you have never seen on the blog before . Like – NEVER ! We are super excited to style India’s most loved garment-The Saree . We bring you some fresh Sari looks each week for next 3 weeks. All these looks will include latest fashion trends and fads ! We want the young working millennial and college girls to feel as beautiful, stylish and hip as…

Wonder how many stories, those pleats shelter It became a shield when Draupadi was exposed It served as a sister, when Sita required a commarade when it was an Agni Pariksha, that Rama chose This drape isn’t just chapter It is an epic in itself, capturing journeys of women tales of whom, yet are quite deliberately made unknown  Baatein for Kala Sangam And some music The whole 9 yards is very fascinating. To weave something…

This is one of my favorite ‘Walk into my wardrobe’ posts so far . Love everything about Nayantara’s sense of style – from her jewelry to the saris. The dancer looks so graceful in everything she wears – when I spotted her on Instagram – I knew she had to be a part of our blog . Over to you Nayantara – I am a professional Kathak dancer and teacher. I was born and brought…

What follows is a long post , I suggest grab your favorite beverage , sit back and and enjoy this music  . This is the story of Pratham , of fighting against all odds , of one of our favorite art forms – Pichwai and India ‘s favorite garment – Sari. Prashant and his wife Shweta  started designing clothes for Shweta  which were highly appreciated wherever they went. This went on for some time when…

Swathy founder of Bhang is an adventure seeker , traveler , impulsive , loves Thai food and has terrible OCD ( or so she says 😉 before we take you into the Sari wonderland here is some music to listen to enjoy along  Bhang “I read a lot – from books to comic books to magazines, I really love magazines, I spent a lot of time in various cities because my dad changed jobs a…

“When you do things from your soul , you feel a river moving in you , A JOY.” Rumi Story of Maya weaves but first the music . Antara’s career began as an Investment banker with a boutique bank in New Delhi but what followed soon was her true calling in life. “I had been in touch with lot of art and artwork and learned to appreciate them.I would not say that it came just…

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 I was singing about. She would take time explaining the great epics and meaning of the Krithis she taught. During…

Madhumita has an inspirational sense of style. When I chanced upon her pictures in social media , I knew she was a perfect “Walk into my wardrobe” candidate !  She believes that high end brands or designer sarees or jewelry is  not what makes you stand out in the crowd. Its the beauty of handmade and the unique weaves in handloom textiles is what she is always craving for. Handing over to the beautiful Bengali…