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The Motifs of Kanchipuram

The Motifs of Kanchipuram

Motifs and patterns are not just decorative elements or something put on a saree to fill it. These are developed from different permutations and combinations of geometry. Motifs can be described as the elements which are used in Indian textiles since primeval times and are passed from one generation to the other. Our traditional motifs are deeply loved and influenced by religious beliefs, culture, nature, socio-economic factors, architecture, history, and many more. Each motif has a concoction and a symbolic representation that connects you to...

Handloom is for Everyone!

Handloom is for Everyone!

There are many things we love about Indian culture. A few notable things being the food, the culture and traditions, the festivals, and most importantly the grandeur with which weddings are celebrated. Here, everything is fascinating and deeply treasured. People come from all across the country and sometimes overseas to shower their blessings. Just like our culture and tradition are cherished, we also preserve our heirloom pieces that are passed to different generations in the family. They are considered literally as real wealth and prized...

Timeless Elegance of Paithani Sarees

Timeless Elegance of Paithani Sarees

Since time immemorial, Indian Handloom sarees have been the most preferred by women and are a legacy that is passed from one generation to another. These precious hand-woven sarees form an integral part in a women’s wardrobe for causal to festive occasions.  One such prized possession of women is the paithani sarees. Known as the ‘queen of sarees’, this drape marks the tradition of weddings and honour, especially in Maharashtrian culture. No wedding in this culture is complete without a Paithnai weave. Such is the...

4 Things to Remember Before Buying Handloom Sarees Online

4 Things to Remember Before Buying Handloom Sarees Online

With the advancement of online surfing and technology, shopping online has now become an integral part of us. With the impact of the pandemic, where each one of us was stuck at home, these online portals have readily picked up in their streams. Therefore, buying a handloom saree online today is no big deal. Apart from this, online shopping comes with its pros like buying at your comfort, an easy return policy, an easy refund, a 1000 options to choose from that are not available...

5 Tips to Maintain Your Priceless Treasure-Silk Sarees

5 Tips to Maintain Your Priceless Treasure-Silk Sarees

Silk sarees are a prized possession in many Indian families as it perfectly delivers the aura and charm of royalty. Considered among the most exquisite variety of sarees, these are adorned with gorgeous designs and patterns that transform your whole look. These sarees are brought for auspicious occasions that are often related to memories and sentiments. Having said that, it becomes important to preserve a priceless treasure. A silk saree lasts long if it’s well maintained. Hence, it is important to know how to increase...

Brand Mandir-Go-To Destination for Handloom Sarees

Brand Mandir-Go-To Destination for Handloom Sarees

With our roots laid in the year 2011, we have been continuously aspiring to showcase India’s finest handloom sarees that reflect our tradition. Brand Mandir is a place where we try to blend in traditional craftsmanship and modern aesthetics. Our hand-picked collection highlights the varied textile culture that our country possesses. We carefully select the best handloom sarees representing the work of art, finesse of the weave, and consistency of colours & designs. The array of our collections is available online as well as offline...

Is it worth shopping for a Kanchipuram weave?

Is it worth shopping for a Kanchipuram weave?

Kanchipuram sarees from South India have crossed borders and boundaries to reach at a global level. With their magical spell that makes your eyes gleam with pride and beauty, this weave gives limitless reasons to own this beauty. Right from making a bridal entry to walking a runway on international platforms this weave has come a long long way. Proclaimed designers like Chanel, Alexander McQueen, and Louis Vuitton took inspiration from the popular silk blends of India. Blame it on the rich fabric, riot of...

Handloom Sarees for your Big Day

Handloom Sarees for your Big Day

Every Indian ritual is marked with great triumph, joy, and contentment and weddings are the epitome of celebrations. With a wedding on board there are so many things to be taken care of like the venue, decorations, food, invitations, makeup, and most important wedding trousseau. One of the most important days for any woman in her life is the big day, where she walks down the aisle to marry the love of her life with all the rituals and blessings! The day being so pure...

BFF’s wedding? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!

BFF’s wedding? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!

Friends are your chosen family and that makes your BFF’s wedding even closer to your heart. With the outbreak of COVID-19 and the concept of big-fat weddings loaded with guests fading away, if you are still on the list of invitees then you have to be special. And a special occasion deserves special outfits. We Indians love weddings! Weddings are all about the glitz and glamour, dressing up, and performing all the traditional rituals. Be it for the wedding or any pre-wedding festivities you deserve...

Beautiful Brocade

Beautiful Brocade

Brocade is a classy and richly decorated jacquard fabric woven with intricate designs on the surface giving it a perception of embossment. While actually, they are made by weaving weft yarn into the warp on an exceptional jacquard loom. These are generally made in coloured silks and sporadically with gold and silver threads. The word ‘brocade’ comes from an Italian word ‘Broccato’ that means- an embossed cloth. While the designs and appearance of brocade designs have been entrusted to its roots, the process of making...