How To Preserve Your Kanchipuram Silk Sarees

Silk sarees are an ever-favorite and worn for most festive occasions be it weddings, festivals, housewarming etc., it is cherished and revered and the process of procuring and weaving makes the fabric what it is, not to mention that silks sarees are expensive buys! Silk as a material is durable but delicate and one must take utmost care in preserving these gems to truly last the test of time. Nothing ...Continue Reading

The S Studio’s Woman of substance – Vasudha Ravi

She has been described as having a silken voice that she uses beautifully to produce a myriad of emotions! Meet the very talented Vasudha Ravi, one of the most promising young singers in the world of Carnatic music. Vasudha is very chirpy and full of joy and celebrates life with music. Let’s get to know more about her…… Tell us about your music journey? I started learning music formally only ...Continue Reading

Handloom – A Special craft

I hear the faint sound of the loom going ‘rap trap rap’ and the special scent of the agarbatti emitting out of a doorway from the streets of Kanjeevaram, an ancient temple town close to the city of Chennai. As I follow the scent I enter a small room where I see the art of Indian handloom weaving unfold before me. The sound and the smell has made me get into ...Continue Reading

The S Studio’s Woman of substance – Latha Arunachalam

Meet Latha Arunachalam, a multi-faceted and talented personality who is a teacher, poet, and writer. She is in fact publishing her poetry collection later this year. Latha believes that every woman is inherently talented, she just needs to give herself time to understand and realize that herself…… Tell us about your writing journey? I have always been interested in writing from childhood. I used to write couplets and short stories ...Continue Reading

The S Studio’s Woman of substance – Srilekha Madhav

The S studio is bringing together a series featuring women with substance. Women who are walking the talk, empowering us with their stories of dedication, hard work and perseverance to achieve success in whatever they seek to do. Presenting Srilekha Madhav, Behaviour Coach Sri as she's popularly known has dabbled in various fields from business journalism, HR to even teaching kindergarten before she decided to become a behaviour coach. She ...Continue Reading

Artistic Process of Pen Kalamkari Painting

Like the famous adage “Beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder” only an art lover can feel the beauty that is contained in a hand painted pen Kalamkari saree. It is a totally exquisite combination of grace and elegance that is formed on the fabric in the form of meaningful paintings. The fact that all these paintings have been made with a pen which are made by the artists ...Continue Reading