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India Dairies IV: The Story of One Dress...

Check out the process of making a single dress freshly from the field ;-) We started from unwrapping the beautiful sari fabric and measuring length and the neck Measuring side seams Making b-e-a-u-t-i-f-u-l hem stitch! Amazingly done lock-in stitch! Hand stitching the neckline (rolling stitch) and elegant dress is ready!     

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Yes Helping Hands

On the last day of the previous India trip I was walking through little cute shops of Arambol Beach back to the guest house where I was staying. There was one particular shop that attracted my attention. Natural and earthy colors of the softest woven scarfs, shawls and blankets were displayed there along with the brochures of what this place was. “I am blind BUT I can Weave”- one of the photos on the brochure said. I felt a calling to walk in and check it out. This was a fair trade shop of the organization called Yes Helping Hands Handicrafts, and as I learned at the shop, they provide practical training and employment opportunities for people living with disabilities in...

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Empowering Women in India. India Diaries 2019

Tune in to Glorka's India Diaries 2019:  Here I am again, going to India to continue the work we started last year together with AMMACHI Labs on supporting and empowering women from rural villages. I will be teaching them basic sewing skills and co-creating another amazing collection of Bohemian Caftans for the brand. I am SO excited to be coming back there! There is so much more to do...Thank you everyone who was supporting me last time and who is supporting this project this year! The plan is to start establishing an ongoing relationship with Ammachi Labs and villages.... Yay! Oh and, I just want to say.. Living there feels like a Discovery Channel!.. Working together and co-creating something beautiful, - it's just so...

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Desert Tales

          Desert Tales - is our chic luxurious and mysterious collection, which was created in the collaboration with Lunara Love of Lunaradesign. This Collection is infused with the desert colors, hot air, and dark chilly nights... It offers a unique look created from the nomad style harem pants and the desert beduin scarves and tunics. This collection is unisex and is truly unique. For everyone who is embracing the free spirit of the desert and loves contemporary nomad lifestyle...  Contact us to learn more about this collaboration and Lunara's designs!    Photo credits: Lynn Millspaugh, Zhenya Glorka, Lunara Love

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