I live in this country, it is hard not to recall every day Magic in handicraft and textiles from the Hindustan. We see diversity, where we are going, in the foothills of the Himalayas to the tip of Kanyakumari. Door with ease in a mix of shades and silhouettes and we have been everywhere, cute family reunion and a great analogy seated dinners.
In the world fashion industry always loved this embrace of our textile traditions; but also always encouraged to change the way in which the perceive, these live, fabrics and trimmings to be used with modern nuances and advanced building to breathe. Indian phone is something vital artery that connects the spirit of this great nation. We know this because we had a small look at their Grand universe of aesthetic brilliance. In the deep hollows of rural India, learned about the weaving techniques more sophisticated Patola Patan Sarees are as product of scientific ingenuity of native dexterity. social structures included in the base of knitting tribes of Nagaland; Cruelty love the work of millions of small mustard seed is attached to silk to create Bandhini cut breathing and tie fabrics in Gujarat and Rajasthan. Varanasi silk Gold Brocade edge Temple of Kanchipuram Tamil Nadu fragile jamavars Kashmir, and even more, that let us fear and the wonder of this exquisite blue forest. With all parts of the India, we had several layers of local arts and crafts and we are familiar with a cruel truth, I have only scratched the surface.
My journey through the world of the craftsmanship of the India began with the help of experts. Amateur Textiles de Sally Holkar introduced me to the traditions of weaving indoors Madhya Pradesh Janko, where weavers, some just 16, carry mammoth hypothesis in small houses. Rajiv reminded incomparable icon in this area, greeted me in the maze of multiple Delhi Studio treasure of art and crafts, the largest of all the corners of the India. These are some of the visionaries that have inspired Vogue take our project from the front, the accelerator. I was visiting the ants in Bangalore dedicated NGO run by husband and wife María Krishnappa and Geno Murthy, whose unwavering support of fabrics and handicrafts from the North of India has left me inspired.
It was Rakesh Thakore in Delhi half of Abraham and Thakore favorite duo of designers, who said passionately country multifaceted not held together by Bollywood and cricket as we are used to believe, but the traditions of wire part of our collective religion like as janoi and our personal relations for example, Rakhi. CH Damodaren, Vice President of science and Nalli, me-generous advantage over cups of coffee to the South of the South India hot brocades most exciting hair Kanchipuram India and gold in Varanasi. In Ahmedabad I greeted in Haveli Hutheesing visited by Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru in the old days by its owner, Stanka Hutheesing, which established the Gujarati sexy holiday as he shares stories of his personal collection of antique fabrics and devotion to the Queen of all fabrics threatened patola.
In a quiet street in the vibrant city fulfilled enigmatic Lyudmila Vakil, an admirer of textile. that it covered on cold marble floors more complex tree Saris of life fabrics in warm colours such as magnificent peacocks and squirrels composite views through his sunny Studio Windows. And, of course, there is one, without sense dynamic Ritu Kumar who first I champion of trade as a suspect, but finally he opened his heart and bequeathed my passion for textiles generous portions with open eyes, of expertise. And so, with his blessings, I go to some remote areas of the India for hunting and gathering stories and tissues that Vogue, possibly with international seal of Haute Couture, Burberry Gucci, Christian Louboutin at Salvatore Ferragamo. Each of these artists sank into the soul of the project, and outlines a sophisticated design. You will see the pages unfold how inspiring these creatures are and how Frank and free creative spirit; and, above all, on the road drawings are a powerful testament to marriage, inheritance and modernity. If you ask me to put the general message in a simple pad everything