Monthly Archives: September 2019

Nine colours of Navratri and their significance

The festive season has alredy begun with Navratri and Hindu devotees are gearing up to celebrate it in full fervor. Apart from worshipping Goddess Durga, playing dandiyas, fasting, making special Navratri foods, many people also follow special colours of Navratri; 9 days and 9 colours that have different significance. This year, the festival began on […]

“Bomkai” The tale Of Odisha Weaves

Bomkai or Sonepuri is an exceptional fabric that emerges from the amalgamation of two of the most popular components of Orissa’s textile industry. The fabric is created by weaving the extra weft technique on a pit loom. Bomkai sarees are a combination of Ikat and embroidery that interweave with each other, and the borders are […]

Ikat Saree Weaving The Pride Of Odisha…

Ikat fabric is known for its unique characteristic of having blurry designs. This effect is achieved through a complex weaving technique, where the dyed yarns are meticulously aligned to create intricate patterns on the finished textile. The blurriness of the designs can be minimized by using the finest quality yarns and skilled craftsmanship. Because of […]

Different Types Of Handloom and Powerloom

Art Silk Art Silk is a term commonly used to refer to fabrics that imitate the appearance and texture of pure silk, but are made using synthetic or artificial fibers. These fibers provide the fabric with added strength and durability, while also reducing its cost. The extent of cost savings can vary depending on the […]

Sarees For Durga Puja

The grand festival of Durga Puja, also known as Pujo, is the time of year when Women traditionally purchase new clothes for the entire family. Celebrated over the last four days of Navratri, this festival involves months of elaborate preparations and is marked by worship, feasting, pandal hopping, and dressing up. For women, choosing the […]

Festive Shopping for Odisha Handloom: Celebrate Traditional Weaves with Style 2019

The state of Odisha in India is renowned for its vibrant handloom textiles, which showcase the rich cultural heritage of the region. These textiles are characterized by intricate weaves, vibrant colors, and unique designs, making them popular among fashion enthusiasts worldwide. Festive seasons in India are incomplete without the perfect ethnic wear, and Odisha handloom […]

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