Tag Archives: embroidery

Eleganza Fashion Show 2015

23 Apr

The Eleganza fashion show took place on the 22nd March at Soyo Bar. It took a couple of months to prepare. It was a huge success we raised £335 for Sheffield Children’s hospital. Students from Sheffield Hallam organized the event to a good standard and were helpful at all times. I was happy to have […]

A Fresh Look at Patchwork

7 Dec

As a result of visiting various craft exhibitions, I have been particularly attracted to Patchwork and Quilting. Although this technique was extensively used in the past, it has recently been rediscovered and mixed with various other media to create an interesting mix. In the following I am making an attempt at giving a bit of […]

Happy New Year,Lets start the year in style

15 Jan

I am in India right now where it is the wedding season. Inevitably it means a lot of parties, gastronomic hedonism and family gatherings. Recently I was in Delhi attending a friend’s wedding. The clothes everyone was wearing were just beautiful and grand. The Saris, the Anarkali suits and Lenghas were heavily worked and is […]

Upcycling Indian Clothes

19 Jun

Upcycling clothes is recycling fabrics, materials and clothes to create a new piece of garment. This way you are being environmentally friendly and also giving money to a good cause (depending on where you buy these items from). I have seen many people upcycling vintage clothes and clothes from charity shops, but never Indian clothing […]