Warning: mysql_num_rows(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/indiab/public_html/FashionnewsDetailsPage/2012/fashionnewsDetails111212a.php on line 23
Weaver Studio hosts textile exhibition
Make this your homepage
indian news portal IBNS
indian news portal IBNS

Weaver Studio hosts textile exhibition
India Blooms News Service

Kolkata, Dec 5 (IBNS): Designer textile apparel store Weaver Studio Wednesday hosted an exhibition to mark nineteen years of its journey.

The exhibition was inaugurated by nineteen prominent persons of West Bengal: Fashion Designers- Anamika Khanna, Agnimitra Paul, Eina Ahluwalia, Dev and Nil; Film Director Rituparno Ghosh; Danseuse Tanushree Sankar as well as Entrepreneur Madhu Neotia; General Secretary, Crafts Council of West Bengal Ruby Pal Chowdhury; Social Entrepreneur Curating and Consulting in Indian Folk Art Craft and Performance Practices Nandita Pal Choudhury and Author, columnist, curator and documentarian Ina Puri.

The exhibition to be held till Dec 15, will showcase collections comprising sophisticated fabrics, stoles, scarves, shawls, patch scrolls, art textiles, sarees and garment price ranging from 1500 above.

The textiles are all handcrafted by both men and women craftspersons using varied techniques of hand block printing, screen printing, roller textures, stencils, sprays and hand paint, surface ornamentation, hand embroidery, hand weaving, value additions such as batik, shibori, appliqué, felting, tribal embroidery and more.

Darshan Shah said, “Weavers Studio has dedicated itself to working at the grassroots level with craftspersons, textile and design institutes, museums, textile resource centers and experts. Its mission statement is ‘Use as many hands as possible’."

(Reporting by Pragya Mukherjee)
indian news portal IBNS

More Fashion
Fashion News Archive >>   

indian news portal IBNS
Fashion Photos

Wills Fashion Week:Nikasha

Wills Fashion Week:Malini Ramani

Wills Fashion Week:Nachiket Barve

Wills Fashion Week:Charu Parashar

Wills Fashion Week:Rimzim Dadu
More Fashion Photos >>

Fashion Video

Rolling Stones Paris gig sells out in 51 mins

K-Pop idol Crayon Pop returns with new song "Uh-EE"

Grand Palais lights up for Paris Art Fair

A capella talent takes to the stage at Cape Town Jazz Festival

Wong Kar-wai's 'Grandmaster' sweeps Asian Film Awards
More Fashion Video >>





indian news portal IBNS
indian news portal IBNS
About Us  |  Writers  |  Advertise with Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service  |  Contact Us  |  Sitemap   |  Send Feedback
Copyright © 2008 Indiablooms.com. All rights reserved.   Copyright / IP Policy   |  Company Info
Increase Page Rank