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Dabu Printing

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Introduction and origin Dusky hearty tones in a mixture of amazing prints – Daboo or Dabu Printing (Mud Resist Printing), as it is more generally known, is an antiquated Rajasthani printing strategy that includes scrupulous attention to detail across the numerous stages of making it. Dabu, got from the word ‘Dabaana’ which means press, is […]

Applique

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Introduction Applique is a strategy by which bits of material are connected to another bigger part of the material, frequently in a beautiful pattern. Applique gets its underlying foundations from French culture and it signifies ‘something applied’ or a thing that has been applied. Origin Appliqué was found first when garments were torn and required […]

18 Types of Sarees from different states of India

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Every single Indian outfit is incredible, but nothing truly matches the elegance of six to nine yards of bliss embraced by every woman in India, a saree. It is an epitome of elegance and grace for Indian women and looks beautiful on every occasion. This beautiful outfit in India doesn’t originate from one state alone; […]

Types of Embroideries of India

India is the rich heritage of textiles since eras with a varying style of traditional embroideries itemizing different aspects of nature and regions. Like Phulkari of Punjab, Chikankari of Uttar Pradesh, Kashida of Kashmir, Zardosi etc. There are various types of Embroideries of India

Embroidery is an ancient form of art or handicraft that has been used worldwide for embellishing fabric or other material using needle, yarn or thread. The word embroidery is originated from the French word “broderie”, it signifies embellishment. While embroidery is practiced in every nook and cranny of the world, its origin roots from china and […]

What is Ethical Fashion?

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What is Ethical Fashion? When ethics are discussed within the context of fashion, it most often refers to the treatment of people in the stages of raw material, processing and manufacture—activities typically carried out in the developing world. – Study 34Hence, ethical fashion is a term used to describe the concerns related to the production of garments. […]

Sustainable Fashion

sustainable fashion

What is Sustainable Fashion? The meaning of “Sustainability” is the ability to continue for a longer period of time. Sustainability is acquired with the help of Environment, Economy and Social life. Thus, Sustainable fashion includes apparel, shoes and accessories that are manufactured and marketed with the use of sustainable resources. Sustainable resources in fashion industry […]

What is Fast Fashion?

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Meaning of Fast Fashion “An approach to the design, creation, and marketing of clothing fashions that emphasizes making fashion trends quickly and cheaply available to consumers.” – Merriam Webster We can say that the term Fast Fashion means producing unsustainable apparels at a rapid rate in response to the latest trends. The apparel produced with […]

What is Slow Fashion?

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What does Slow Fashion mean? “Slow Fashion” is a term that was coined by Kate Fletcher in her book The Ecologist, where she defined it as – “Slow fashion is about designing, producing, consuming and living better. It is not time-based but quality-based (which has some time components). Slow is not the opposite of fast […]

Raksha Bandhan

What is Raksha Bandhan? Raksha Bandhan is a festival that is commonly celebrated among all the houses in India. It is celebrated on the full moon day in the Shrawan month of Hindu calendar. Although it is originally a Hindu festival, now people from all cultures and ethnicities celebrate it without any cultural barricades. On […]

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