Kantha Jewelry

Kantha Jewelry
What is Kantha? It is the most traditional type of embroidery practiced by rural women in the Indian States, especially in West Bengal. It is created by repurposing sari, or saree, fabric and stitching them together on the edges layering them on top of the other creating a quilt with...

Mod: 1960s Retro Fashion

The name Mod came from the modernists, hyper-cool 1960s post-war British youth, who became obsessed with music and fashion. The subculture began with modern jazz and Italian tailored clothes but after it became widespread known turned into pop culture with rock bands and pop-art style.  Famous rock bands, the most influential...

Marsala: The Color of the Year 2015

Marsala looks similar to a burgundy color but more specific a shade that goes well with anything. Marsala goes on beautifully paired with any color; it's appealing to men or women, and it is flattering against many skin colors. Marsala is a dry-sweet wine produced in the region surrounding Sicily,...

Benefits of Fair Trade

I am proud to carry fair trade merchandise that takes a huge amount of effort to change the mindset of generations by offering jobs to marginalized women in India at a fair wage with special scholarship funds for girls. The echo effect of training, educating, and offering fair wages greatly...