25 October 2023
The heart of India’s traditional craftsmanship beats in Chandigarh once again as the Gramin Hastkala Vikas Samiti presents the “National Silk Expo” at Kisan Bhawan, Sector – 35A. This grand exhibition, inaugurated today on October 24th, will continue to dazzle visitors with its vibrant display of ethnic weaves and pure silk products until October 29th, from 11 am to 8:30 pm daily.
Crafted by artisans from all corners of India, the expo is a celebration of timeless skills and cultural heritage. The Gramin Hastkala Vikas Samiti, a collective of artisans & designers is devoted to preserving traditional craftsmanship while promoting its contemporary and economic relevance.
Step into the “National Silk Expo” for a shoppers’ paradise featuring a unique festival and lifestyle collection of saris and dress materials. As the festive season beckons, explore the kaleidoscopic panorama of tie and dye, Dabu, Batik, Kutch, Kasuti, and Kashida prints and embroideries. This exhibition and sale offer an extensive array of silk sarees, Designer wear, ethnic wear, kurtis, fashion jewelry, Home linen, cotton saris and fabric products catering to the diverse tastes of men, women, and children.
Discover the artistic finesse of West Bengal with Matka silk, ‘Resham pallu’ saris, and explore the soft Mulberry silk collection from Madhya Pradesh. The exhibition showcases the distinct charm of Lucknawi chikan work, Chanderi, Maheshwari, Batik print, Kantha, Baluchari from different regions. Experience the traditional ‘Kantha stitch’ from Bengal, Uppada, and Kancheepuram silks, along with a variety of ‘Ghicha’ silk and dress materials.
For party wear enthusiasts, the National Silk Expo unveils classy silks, Patola silk, Gajji silk saris, and Uppada saris embellished with gold. Immerse yourself in the brilliant colors of Rajasthan’s sarees, odhnis, and turbans, and explore the silver or gold zari works from temple towns like Kancheepuram.
Beyond the allure of silk, the expo offers designer contemporary and traditional saris, handloom exquisite wears, jewelry, bridal wear, lifestyle accessories, and more from across India. Whether you seek a draper look or a touch of tradition, the National Silk Expo at Kisan Bhawan has something for everyone.
Don’t miss this opportunity to indulge in the rich tapestry of India’s cultural heritage. Visit the National Silk Expo at Kisan Bhawan, Sector – 35A, and immerse yourself in the splendor of exquisite weaves and traditional craftsmanship.