Yarn

(clockwise, from left) Anita Dongre used R|Elan™ in her LFW Spring/Resort 2018 show, a Rajesh Pratap Singh dress made of Tencel®

A truly green wardrobe

4 min read . 09 Feb 2018
Kala cotton shirts at Khamir crafts store. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint

Shopping in Kutch

1 min read . 20 Jan 2017
Artisans from the Halepotra community working on embroidery assigned by Shrujan. Courtesy LLDC Shrujan

The Kutch Renaissance

18 min read . 20 Jan 2017
Actor Sonam Kapoor in a sari made from molten wires by Rimzim Dadu at the Cannes film festival this year. Photo: PTI<br />

The material shift

3 min read . 03 Jun 2016
Overcapacity is the biggest problem. Mills were burdened with high inventory after spinning mills added capacity since 2012. Photo: Mint<br />

Mills spin a woeful yarn in 2015

1 min read . 16 Dec 2015
Some yarn producers say that domestic prices appear more remunerative, but the demand is not showing signs of any big uptrend, in spite of the fast approaching festive season. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint<br />

Spinning a doleful yarn

2 min read . 02 Sep 2015
A model wearing a contemporary Banarasi sari sits among Varanasi weavers and their families. Photo:‘Woven Textiles Of Varanasi’, Niyogi Books.<br />

Photo Essay | Weave will rock you

2 min read . 02 Jan 2015