Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Enjoy unique crafts in National Handloom Expo 2007

Enjoy unique crafts in National Handloom Expo 2007

28
Mar '07
National Handloom Expo 2007, which began on March 15, is currently running on at the Co-optex Grounds in Pantheon Road, Egmore. The event will continue till April 2.

The exhibition has 101 stall with 90 participants from all over the country. A range of hand-woven textiles and cloth-based utility items from Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Orissa, and North Eastern States are on display.

The Srinagar stall displays a wide range of exclusive hand-embroidered fabrics and readymade clothes. The main attraction of the stall is the pashmina shawl from Ladakh which costs Rs85,000.

Pastel coloured bed sheets from Puducherry, wool carpets from Bikaner and Jaipur, Kantha stitch from Shantiniketan, traditional handiwork of Gujarat, silk letter bags of Azad Handloom Silk Weavers Co-operative Society, Varanasi have become special drawer of the event.

Sales turnover in 2004, has touched Rs1.96 crore and organizers of this event are anticipating to do a business of Rs3 crore.

Fashion show for children and men are organized for pulling crowds.


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 25th Sep 2021

EU extends GSP plus status for Pakistan with 6 new conventions

The European Union (EU) has extended its general system of...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 25th Sep 2021

Bangladesh seeks Russian support for ensuring direct exports there

Bangladesh commerce minister Tipu Munshi recently sought Russian...

Pic: Boris-B / Shutterstock.com

Retail | On 25th Sep 2021

US’ Halloween spending to reach $10.14 bn this year: NRF

Consumer spending in the US on Halloween-related items is expected to ...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head Honchos

Textile Industry
Head Honchos

Increase foreign exchange and create jobs

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Led by MMF, Indian apparel exports likely to double in next 3 years

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Uniform designing is a numbers game

Dhirubhai & Arvind Shah,

Dhirubhai & Arvind Shah

It supplies synthetic fabrics to top international brands like M&S,...

Barry Goodwin,

Barry Goodwin

UK based Amba Projex Ltd designs, manufactures, and installs industrial...

Benedetta Terraneo,

Benedetta Terraneo

Miko Srl, a subsidiary of US-based Sage Automotive Interiors and a member...

Hemant Bheda, Arevo

Hemant Bheda
Arevo

Arevo, based in Silicon Valley in California, develops technology to...

Suresh Patel, Non Woven Federation of India

Suresh Patel
Non Woven Federation of India

The Non Woven Federation of India (NWFI), representing the regional...

Sven Ghyselinck, Devan Chemical

Sven Ghyselinck
Devan Chemical

Headquartered in Belgium and with offices in the United Kingdom, Portugal...

Ramya Rao & Kavea R Chavali, Kalaneca

Ramya Rao & Kavea R Chavali
Kalaneca

<div>The journey of Kalaneca (kala-Art, Neca- Nikaah) formally began in...

Gaurang Shah, Label Gaurang Shah

Gaurang Shah
Label Gaurang Shah

Hyderabad based designer <b>Gaurang Shah</b>, has been traversing the...

Megha Kumari & Jigar Mali, Label Megha & Jigar

Megha Kumari & Jigar Mali
Label Megha & Jigar

New Delhi based label Megha &amp; Jigar blends India's unique handcrafts...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


September 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search