Category: Textile

Eco-friendly Luxury Home Textiles

Ever since designer Mitun Chakrabarti’s childhood in Calcutta, where she learnt how to paint and sketch as a hobby, she dreamed of creating her own designs for the home.  However, the journey to the world of design had its challenges and a few detours.  Mitun began her life in the US as a young woman…

Woven Classics

Trained at Chelsea College of Art and Design London in Woven Textiles and National Institute of Fashion Technology Delhi in Fashion, Gaurav Jai Gupta makes hand-woven and sustainable clothes, accessories and product for interior spaces. A finalist of the British Council and ELLE’s Young Creative Fashion Entrepreneur Awards 2010, he debuted at the prestigious ORIGIN:…

Textile Stories

Designer and singer- songwriter Krittika Sharma‘s textile line came after her experience of travelling and meeting the many talented artisans of India. Her artisans became her teachers. Krittika’s label was created to give voices to her family of artisans. Her goal being to tell stories through her fabric, marry tradition with likely future trends and showcase…

Fun & Quirky

Textile designer and freelance photographer Kangan Arora is a graduate of both Central Saint Martin’s College of Art & Design, London and National Institute of Fashion Technology, India. Kangan’s work was showcased at the V&A museum at the ”textile scrapbox” exhibition, at which she also gave a presentation exploring the relationship between textile design and…

Naturally Beautiful

US-based Textile designer Poorvi Mathur loves the excitement of creating new products. Trained in Fashion and Textile design Poorvi creates beautiful products using skilfully crafted textiles. Inspired by the simplicity and beauty in nature, the cultural and textile heritage of India and her lovely energetic toddler, Poorvi creates beautiful fashion products, children’s products and home…

Snuggling Up With Pretty Prints

Aaah!!! Today all I can think of is my bed. Any one with a teething toddler will know what I am talking about and those with no experience of babies, I must tell you a teething baby = no sleep. Continuing my window shopping for beautiful products for the home….here are some gorgeous bedding and…