BRANDS OF THE WEEK : 6

The sixth week running, sorry for the small delay in getting this post up. We’ve been having ermm, wordpress issues ! haha ! Anyways lets have a look at our BRAND OF THE DAY features for the last week .

P.S. If you wish to read up about new ones every day, just go here & ‘like’ for updates !

BOTD-Mitandio

BRAND OF THE DAY : 19.07.13 : MITANDIO

Mitandio (Swahili for scarves) is a brand specializing in Scarves & Stoles. Jas & Rukmani bring a bright & bold collection for pairing with your summer dresses. With inspiration from their growing up years in Africa, the label amalgamates North-Indian craftsmanship with modern printing technologies.

TGFD PICK : Vibrant Colors & Patterns 

Check them out on Facebook.

 

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BRAND OF THE DAY : 20.07.13 : APRAJITA TOOR – WE DESI

Bringing all things Indian & kitsch back into fashion, Aprajita presents her accessories label. You can find lots of bright interpretations for shoes & jewelry but with a ‘desi’ twist. The best part about WeDesi is the color-play & customisation options. Check out their page for some cool Rakhi options too !

TGFD PICK : Kitsch Kohlapuri Styles 

Check them out on Facebook.

 

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BRAND OF THE DAY : 21.07.13 : NOMAD

Focusing on the rural fashion movement, Harshita Gautam brings gypsy styles back in vogue. Taking inspiration from the banjaran dressing styles of Indian nomadic tribes, Nomad presents skirts in bright prints, layering & volumes. Its loud, colorful & as Indian as it gets !

TGFD PICK : Voluminous skirts 

Check them out on Facebook.

 

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BRAND OF THE DAY : 22.07.13 : NEST BY ARPIT AGARWAL 

A unique brand initiative, Arpit presents his range of lifestyle products inspired by the North-East region of India. Translating the culture, traditions & symbols of the 8 NE states into quirky graphics, NEst provides a killer combination of good design while educating us about a region so few people know well about. Love how each graphic creatively represents a state’s specialty.

TGFD PICK : Brilliant Graphics 

Check them out on Facebook.

 

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BRAND OF THE DAY : 23.07.2013 : BAND BOX

Its high time we bring fun back into our living space and Bandbox is here to do the job. Started by Geetanjali to fill in the gap for quirky home accessories, the brand now presents a wide range of cushions & rugs focused on themes. The highlight in their product range are the Hot Water bottles – never seen an Indian design take on them, really cute stuff !

TGFD PICK : Labeled Hot-water Bottles 

Check them out on Facebook.

 

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BRAND OF THE DAY : 24.07.2013 : CHHOTI SI ASHA 

Working towards the upliftment of youth & women under their Stitch-a-Life program, this social initiative in Chandigarh brings a collection of accessories & lifestyle products. All products are created by underprivileged women, and mix up traditional Indian fabrics and block-prints with jute for colorful Indian patchworks. Cheers to supporting a good cause with good design !

TGFD PICK : Indian textile Backpacks 

Check them out on Facebook.

 

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BRAND OF THE DAY : 25.07.2013 : BOHO GYPSY

Celebrating the 21st century bohemian life, Annah presents her accessories label blending the cultural influences from her travels with her gypsy instincts. BohoGypsy lends itself a global touch by working with artisans from different countries & the cross-culture romance can be seen in their aesthetic sense and experimentation with unique materials like spoons, natural geodes etc.

TGFD PICK : Unconventional raw materials 

Check them out on Facebook.

 

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