ETSY – Fresh on the Plate!

Back in 2013, I started this platform for blog writing and sharing my Handmade Jewelry. With time, I opened different sections like ‘Inspiring Talents’ , ‘ Travel Notes’ & ‘DIY’ and you welcomed the idea with open arms. It’s inspiring to know that people are now reading the content on my website for their thesis,Continue reading “ETSY – Fresh on the Plate!”

Imagine

Imagination is a powerful action to create what seems to be impossible. On my recent trip to Rajasthan, while looking for the new ideas for my jewellery, I came across the beautiful stones – Rhodochrosite, Fossil Coral and Crazy Lace Agate. Here I am with my new experiment with these stones. The Crazy Lace Agate isContinue reading “Imagine”

Wind Chimes

The sound of ghungroo/bell makes me happy. After the success of collection MOGRA I & II, let me present to you a small new collection of earrings with ghungroo. Feel free to write to me at [ antimakhanna@gmail.com ] , if you are interested in buying this collection. Stay Tuned, for the next collection whichContinue reading “Wind Chimes”

Red Silk Cotton

Summer is already here in Delhi and so as the urge to escape to the mountains! At present, the most astonishing thing in the city is the beautiful Silk Cotton tree. Hence, here I am, dedicating my next collection of handmade jewellery to this natural beauty. Feel free to write to me at [ antimakhanna@gmail.comContinue reading “Red Silk Cotton”

Happy moment

I started this blog/website back in 2013. It’s been a fantastic journey so far. I started this platform just with writing articles and showcasing some of my handmade Journals. With time, I started talking to the fellow Artisans/ Artists to know more about their passion and that’s when, the new TAB ‘Inspiring Talents‘ came upContinue reading “Happy moment”

2018 Postcard Calendar

Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. It increases focus and creativity, provides artistic satisfaction along with an increased sense of personal well being. Zentangle was invented in the year 2004 by Maria Thomas and Rick Roberts in Central Massachusetts. When you draw a Zentangle, you’re creating a work of art,Continue reading “2018 Postcard Calendar”

Colors of Joy

Is it me or some of you also think that 2017 is one of the fastest year. I’m writing today after months, and for all the people who think that I’m no longer making jewelry or notebooks / going out for my short and long expeditions / meeting inspirational people everyday.. This post is forContinue reading “Colors of Joy”

Walnut Wood Carving

I travel to different places in search of its local craft. I was fortunate to witness the exquisite handmade carpets in making, and then one of the oldest manufacturers of Walnut Wood furniture and other products. Walnut wood carving is an ornamental craft process that is virtually unique to Kashmir due to the concentration ofContinue reading “Walnut Wood Carving”

Mahatta & Co.

With the title only, I don’t need to explain more about this post. The great Mahatta & Co. doesn’t need any introduction in New Delhi. Their landmark store in Connaught Place is must go for all the photography lovers. Last month, on my holiday to Kashmir and Gulmarg, I coincidentally ended up to their Store-Cafe-MuseumContinue reading “Mahatta & Co.”

Carpet makers from Srinagar

Finally, after a long break, here I am with my next post on the beautiful craft of our country. I have already written about the Carpets/Kaleen makers of KASHMIR before also http://wp.me/s3K6oK-kaleen But, last month on my trip to Gulmarg and Srinagar, I finally got the golden chance to witness carpet making in front ofContinue reading “Carpet makers from Srinagar”

Escape to Hamta

It’s been really long, that I couldn’t write on my blog page. A lot of things are going on and 2017 has brought big challenges along with it. But, I’m hoping to bring you some exciting posts from next month onwards. We all should take a break from our daily schedule in the urban cities.Continue reading “Escape to Hamta”

2017 Postcard Calendar

2016 is ready to go in just few days and it was a pretty exciting year for me 🙂 I love handmade, be it jewelry ; illustrations ; bags or anything else. During this year, I came across some brilliant artists and handmade lovers. These people inspired me in many ways. Today, I have aContinue reading “2017 Postcard Calendar”

Woven Treasures: Textiles from the Jasleen Dhamija Collection

Jasleen Dhamija doesn’t need any introduction in the world of textiles and craft. I came to know about her upcoming auction from our very own Sunny Narang, who himself is an inspiration for anyone who is willing to learn and absorb. He knows her for more than 25 years and here’s what he has toContinue reading “Woven Treasures: Textiles from the Jasleen Dhamija Collection”

Town of toys

Year 2016 is passing by on fast forward mode. I’m occupied in multiple projects at this time and I apologize for the gap of 3 months in writing a new post. I had been travelling, exploring new crafts and nature. In August, I got the chance to travel down to Coorg (Karnataka). It was theContinue reading “Town of toys”

Return of Mogra

It’s pretty hot in the city and I am back with our favorite ‘Mogra‘ to compliment this weather. This time with more colors and variations. I have some pair of earrings also for you. When I was thinking about shooting this collection, I wanted someone to wear them. And, from there the idea of shootingContinue reading “Return of Mogra”