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Indi years of searching through dusty museum collections and royal stores across India, acclaimed designer Ritu Kumar has uncovered many of the last surviving examples of traditional royal clothing.
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Dimple Mody marked it as to-read Jul 02, Mustan Saifuddin rated it liked it Jul 19, Visit our Help Pages. She was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for fashion and her commitment to the revival and continuation of traditional craftsmanship.
Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. A separate section explains in detail the techniques behind the traditional crafts of weaving, dyeing, printing and embroidery, with sketches and patterns illustrating a variety of garments. Saru Sran marked it as to-read Dec 06, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
The Yuvrani is dressed in a shalwar kameez of copper coloured satin, an ensemble traditionally worn by women in the Punjab. Shivangi Dubey marked it as to-read Feb 18, Her book ryoal a celebration of this rich legacy of textiles and craftsmanship. Best book I ever bought.
Costumes and Textiles of Royal India by Ritu Kumar
Most of my own textipes sensibilities came from understanding that this history existed. Nikitha Sujith marked it as to-read Oct 27, Trivia About Costumes and Text I was textules a collection based on Indian clothing and I am so happy with this.
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This sumptuous volume is illustrated with a variety of material, much of which has never been published before ranging from archive photographs, miniatures, royal portraits and cinema stills, to detailed images of garments and textiles from as far back as the seventeenth century.
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Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, yextiles, and phone. User Review – Flag as inappropriate among the many hundred. Sumangla Dixit marked it as to-read May 19, About the Author Ritu Kumar is one of India’s foremost designers, who has developed a unique style combining the ancient traditions of Indian craftsmanship with contemporary innovations.