Jaypore’s open house in Jaipur

I am an educator by profession but an artist in my fantasy life. There are so many handcraft traditions in India, that i fear one life will be too short to explore all of them. Even if i know i will not be able to explore all the paths, i want to be there! I [...]

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The Brocade Story

In our previous Blogpost about Idli, we took you into the exotic world of Thierry Journo and the way everything is handcrafted in the boutique. As promised, this post is especially dedicated to the amazing work he has been doing with brocade, a fabric that is mostly associated with traditional silhouettes. We were completely in [...]

Decor – Idli Boutique, Jaipur

Great design is always a visceral process. It is something that you filter through your own perception, your own view of the world at the moment. And out of this you will find a new voice, a new message, a new pattern, a new motive. This is exactly what Idli, A boutique nestled in the [...]

Apparel – Bohemian & Eccentric

Leheriya & Bandhani (The colourful Rajasthani artwork) Rajasthan is a place where craft meets fashion. The traditional fabrics of leheriya and bandhani which were used by local traders in the 19th and 20th centuries for their turbans have now evolved into a style trend. Leheriya is a traditional style of tie dye practiced in Rajasthan [...]