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Uzbeki Central Asian Ikkat, Madhu Jain, Indian designer, weaves, India
April 15, 2016

The Weaves Worth Saving

Text by Tanisha Choudhury. Images courtesy of Madhu Jain and Instagram

Craft revivalist and textile conservationist Madhu Jain talks about the techniques and weaves worth saving
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Padma Shri Ritu Kumar, Fashion Designer
February 01, 2016

Padma Shri Ritu Kumar shares anecdotes from family weddings and a past devoted to textile revival
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The Ministry of Fashion, Indian political history
August 07, 2015

Geeta Rao on The Ministry of Fashion

Text by Geeta Rao. Illustration by Hemant Sapre

In Indian political history, while textiles have sent out an important social message, leaders, with their sartorial choices, have often worn their power on their sleeves. Verve takes a look at the dress manifesto of netas
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Chinese Periodic Balouch, 1926
April 15, 2015

Beyond Borders

Text by Huzan Tata

Lose yourself in the world of sculptures and textile art at a joint show in New Delhi
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day 2 lakme fashion week summer resort handloom and textiles
March 20, 2015

A flood of pastels, an ode to the handloom industry and man candy in sharp suits round up Day 2 of Lakmé Fashion Week
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manish malhotra lakme fashion week day 1

Lakmé Fashion Week Day 1: Feel the Beat

Text by Saumya Sinha and Wyanet Vaz

Gen-next burned the stage with their avant-garde concepts, textiles saw a revival of sorts, and Manish Malhotra's showcase was all about strength and empowerment
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