DIY Patchwork projects to reduce fabric waste

Fabric Guides

Upcycle Waste Fabric using Patchwork

Here is a DIY Project to reuse and recycle waste fabric using the patchwork technique with specially curated natural cotton chambray fabrics. In an effort to make a positive impact on future fashion systems, we organised a sustainable design challenge. Out of many creative designs, we are sharing some

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Natural fiber sources

East India Textiles

Sourcing Natural Textiles In India

The Story Of Each Textile In India Start With Farming Of Its Fibre. In This Blog, We Bring You Closer To The Roots Of Indian Traditional Textiles & Fibres. It's As Important To Know About The Source As Is The Process Of Production. Thus, We Will Share The Story Of Where

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East India Textiles

Benefits of Natural & Peace Silk Fabrics

Most of us aware that Silk is popularly known as the “Queen of Fibres. But do you wonder why is it so expensive? Do you also wonder what's the difference between Raw Silk, Natural silk & Wild Silk?

Today, manmade silk are also available in the market which is produced

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Khadi cotton

East India Textiles

The Beauty of Khadi

Wonder what can be more ethical & environment friendly than fabrics made with just natural fibre like cotton & silk. It's the Indian Khadi, which has been handspun & handwoven from the natural fibres, making the process of making the fabric also ethical & sustainable.

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East India Textiles

Evolution of Jamdani

With its rich and varied textile traditions, weavers of Bengal have been practising these crafts for centuries, with an instinctive sense of color, weave and harmony. These crafts were primarily pioneered to be used for Indian wears, ethnic clothes for centuries. However, in recent times, it has been extensively used

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East India Textiles

Reviving The Finest Khadi

Eastern part of India especially bengal weavers are renowned for weaving the finest count of hand-spun cotton yarn for a long time. Unfortunately, we are seeing such fine arts on the verge extinction, therefore at Anuprerna we are in continuous endeavour to revive such beautiful complex crafts working with certain

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Fabric Guides

Choose Right Fabrics For Clothings

When Choosing A Fabric (Shirting Fabric/fabric shirting cotton, Kurti Fabric, Upholstery Fabric, Suiting, Khadi Kurtis, Khadi Shirts, Etc) For Your Project, Be it sustainable materials clothing or any textile product made of ethical fabric, One Must First

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Dyed yarn for handweaving

East India Textiles

5 Steps involved in Hand Looms

Long before the weaving can actually start, the yarns for setting up the loom is prepared. This prepatory phase starts from choosing the yarn and its quantiy, goes through yarn dyeing, washing, winding and warping/drumming, and continues all the way to drafting and denting. The pre-loom phase is time consuming

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