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Launching Make in India on Peacocks in the Rain

Hello from the wonderful wonderful Bangalore. Although I can write one or even more posts on how amazing this city is here is another news . Peacocks in the Rain launches a very special  Independence Day MADE in INDIA campaign tomorrow. We are going to feature a special bunch of designers , stores , homes […]

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A big hello from folks at 145 East

“The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.”—Alan Watts from team 145 East but first lets get their favorite music too.   I am super kicked with the launch of this brand . They are young , vibrant, crazy , dreamers , […]

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More Sari love with Pratham

What follows is a long post , I suggest grab your favorite beverage , sit back and and enjoy this music  . This is the story of Pratham , of fighting against all odds , of one of our favorite art forms – Pichwai and India ‘s favorite garment – Sari. Prashant and his wife […]

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Walk into my wardrobe with Laila Tyabji

Laila  Tyabji was invited to join Kai Thari-Karigar, a Facebook group devoted to promoting handlooms and saris, she decided to liven things up by posting an image of herself attired in a cotton sari for a few days. What a perfect example for our Walk into my Wardrobe feature. Week 1 Top row, left to […]

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Block printed Juttis are in vogue

 There are brands with sequined juttis , leather shoes , pumps , summer sandles , boots  and then there is a brand which stands out with their beautifully designed block printed juttis and bags. Meet Monika – Chief of Everything at Mouve but first her choice of music.   Monika spent a long time in […]

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Add blue pottery to your home from Aurea

First some music Aurea Blue Pottery is a socially motivated enterprise established with the aim of reviving the traditional art of Jaipur’s Blue Pottery and providing livelihood to craftsmen. Their elegantly styled product range comprises unique souvenirs including home decor accessories, office and desk accessories and premium gifts. Roopal Aurea’s founder was born and brought […]

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Meet the Designer – Lipsa from Galang Gabaan

The history of Odisha , ancient Kalinga has been shaped by major political events and the religions that flourished over the centuries. The Kalinga war which silenced Asoka’s war drums forever is the sheet anchor of Odisha’s history . The succeeding Odishan king Kharavela , who came to power during the second half of the […]

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Meet the Designer – Pariah by Pranami

I am pretty much speechless , I can’t muster words to introduce the beauty that follows. All I can say is this post is extremely close to my heart because it is a first for Peacocks in the Rain – a very special something from Assam. First the music . “I love this song because […]