Karigari London 2017 are to exhibit unique handwoven and hand-embroidered textiles, sarees, dresses, lehengas, handmade silver and gemstone jewellery, authentic handicrafts, home decor and traditional folk artwork from different parts of India. The exhibition has teamed up to support Asian Circle, a collective of UK based women with a passion to support vulnerable women in India and South Asia by building awareness of their plight and through fund-raising.
Jyoti Chandhok designs and curates beautiful chikankari embroideries and fabrics, creating one off ensembles, primarily from India. Dimple Design specialises in beautiful authentic handicrafts and homeware goods from Rajasthan, India.
Neetu Jalali of Zafran Couture designs ensembles with traditional Kashmiri embroidery from her native state of Jammu & Kashmir. Designed and made in the UK by Nimmy, Sanskara Designs brings to you traditional silver & gemstone jewellery in contemporary silhouettes.
Indian folk artist Shinjini Thakur focuses on the various forms of Indian art forms specifically Madhubani, Kalamkari, Gond and Pattachitra. The Far East Art Studio, specialises in handcrafted sarees from all over India – Tribal weaves, Ajrakh, Ikat, Kanjeevarams, Benarasis and more.
This is a fantastic exhibition concept hosted by Karigari. It is an opportunity to shop a stunning range of textiles, homeware and jewellery, which have all been created with incredible craftsmanship!