A birthday Dress

A birthday Dress

Everyone looks forward to celebrating their special day in style. Many of us start fantasizing about parties, guest lists, invites, and celebrations, months in advance. My client was one such young girl, stepping into her teenage years. I was tasked with making her a dress for her special day. The idea was to design something which this young girl can carry confidently and elegantly. Since this was to be a surprise for her, I discussed the basics about the different aspects of the dress with her mother. I enquired about…

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A story of an exquisite outfit

A story of an exquisite outfit

On a sunny Sunday afternoon, I decided to visit a Crafts Fair in search for inspiration. Tussar silks, handmade fabrics, and intricate designs greeted me as I navigated my way through the fair. Somewhere along the way, I bumped into Mrs. Sandeep Goyal and introduced myself. She seemed very intrigued with my indulgences in the world of fashion. Little did I know she would seek me out to make her a beautiful dress for a close family wedding. Mrs. Goyal had a fabric that she wanted to be designed into a…

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Revv up your plain saree with this designer blouse

Revv up your plain saree with this designer blouse

The blouse is effectively just a one-meter piece of cloth. However, the satisfaction of any client rests on the beauty and design of this part of their outfit. I was faced with such a situation when my client approached me with a saree, she had bought for her future daughter-in-law. It was a red silk saree complemented by beautifully woven patterns in golden thread over the black border. The colour of the blouse was a contrasting black with the same golden pattern. As the auspicious day of ceremonies drew close,…

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My dear Saree turns into a beautiful Lehanga

My dear Saree turns into a beautiful Lehanga

All of us possess things which are associated with our memories from the past. With time, these become treasures for us that we don’t want to part with. One evening I received a call from Ms. Deepika which went along the lines of, “I have an old saree from my wedding gifts that I don’t want to part with. I would wish to wear it at one of the family functions. Please suggest how to transform this saree.”  This was the beginning of a new creation. I checked from her…

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