Monthly Archive: April 2017

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Zari & Zardozi – Threads of Gold #AtoZChallenge 2017

And now, the end is near, and so I face the final curtain………… the familiar words of Frank Sinatra’s “My Way” kept playing in my head all day long as I thought of what...

Yeola silk  #AtoZChallenge 2017 18

Yeola silk #AtoZChallenge 2017

Even though my mum has always worn saris while I was growing up, I had never seen a Yeola silk  sari till I was gifted one by my mother-in-law to be. I still remember...

The X Factor  #AtoZChallenge 2017 4

The X Factor #AtoZChallenge 2017

  What is the X Factor? X is a toughie in whichever theme you choose. I am sure that everyone has had to scratch their heads real hard for this one.And many like me...

Mira the Handloom Crusader #WATWB 18

Mira the Handloom Crusader #WATWB

With many women giving up the traditional sari for more contemporary attire,the ancient craft of handloom sari weaving is an endangered skill. But thanks to the passion of a handful of of people, like...

#SkywatchFriday : Sunrise through the window –  Wishing April Goodbye 2

#SkywatchFriday : Sunrise through the window – Wishing April Goodbye

Wishing April Goodbye   Yet another #SkywatchFriday and yet another weekend. It’s also time to wish April Goodbye. For us in India, this is an important milestone. It marks  the end of the first...

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