By Hand From The Heart: One Show, Many Stories!

By Hand From The Heart is a curated Makers Market event in South India. Upcoming Events: 22nd Edition: 2nd – 3rd February '18 in Coimbatore | 23rd Edition: 16th – 17th – February '18 in Chennai.

Join The Makers Market

If you are a maker, artist, crafter or designer, submit your introduction via this online form – follow link: https://goo.gl/forms/WdJRrYlTkVhe3rRi2 We welcome applications from independent artists, crafters, food artisans, designers … Continue reading

November 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

2018 – Chennai and Coimbatore Makers Market

By Hand from The Heart opening act for 2018 will be a makers market event in Coimbatore! After 21 editions in Chennai, the makers market will be hosting its 22nd event … Continue reading

September 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Arundhati Radhakrishnan, Design Principal and Founder, The Personalizing Studio, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, stationery designer Arundhati Radhakrishnan – Design Principal and Founder at The Personalizing Studio, Chennai.  Let’s find out more about this free spirited, visuals arts … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Priyanjoli Basu, Designer & Founder, PRIYANJOLI, Chennai

Meet Priyanjoli Basu at By Hand From The Heart Makers Market this September. Today on the blog the designer shares with us a brief write up about her label and … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Reshma Chengappa, Shakti Ganapati, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, Shakti Ganapati –  Solid wood furniture designers and manufacturers in Chennai. Founded in 1995,  Shakti Ganapati was led by Deepak Chengappa, Principal Designer / Visionary, along with … Continue reading

August 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Susha Suresh, Designer & Founder, ADVIKA, Chennai

On the blog today we feature Susha Suresh, Designer & Founder, ADVIKA, Chennai.  A post graduate in textile design, Susha started off her first collective as a part of her college project. … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Food Entrepreneur: Naveen Bhandari, Founder, GULABs, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, the story of GULABs. In conversation with Ruchika Gupta, Ms. Ruchika Gupta, VP Sales and Marketing of Gulabs;  we get a brief insight about the food … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · 1 Comment

Meet The Maker: Poonam Chordia, Chocolatier, Enchante, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature Poonam Chordia, Chocolatier, at  Enchante, Chennai. Lets’ find out about her venture and her journey so far. She also shares her experience as a tutor … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Blog Title: Meet The Maker: Tejal Bajla – Akshay Jalan, Founders, Brainsmith, Mumbai

Today on the blog we feature Tejal Bajla – Akshay Jalan, Founders, Brainsmith, Mumbai. Lets’ find out about their children learning aid venture and their journey so far. Read on… … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Makers: Anuradha Krishnamoorthy – Namrata Sundaresan, Artisanal Cheese Makers, KASE, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature cheese makers Namrata Sundaresan and Anuradha Krishnamoorthy of Käse, Chennai. Together they handle the complete operationz sat sharing their personal favourite picks – Namrata and … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Niranjana Selvam, Baker and Founder, The Baker Ninja, Chennai

Today we feature, home baker Niranjana Selvam. She shares with us insights of her venture, her innovative subscription box service and shares in detail of her favourite flavours and work … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · 1 Comment

Meet The Maker: Sneha Rao, Home Chef & Founder, Infinity Gourmet, Chennai

Meet home chef and baker Sneha Rao of Infinity Gourmet – a home kitchen based food venture in Chennai. Sneha specialises in whole wheat bakes and sauces. Let’s find out … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Fariha Begum, Founder and Designer, Terku, Chennai

On the blog today, we feature Fariha Begum, founder and designer at Terku. She shares in detail about her label, designs, inspirations and her showcase at the By Hand From The … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Thamima Shamsuddin, Home Chef, 101 Strawberries, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature Thamima Shamsuddin, Home Chef at 101 Strawberries, Chennai. Lets’ find out about her home based culinary venture and her entrepreneurial journey. Read on….   … Continue reading

August 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Sreehari Shete, Founder, Milagro, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature the farm based entrepreneur, Sreehari Shete; Founder of Milagro. From his farms in Ooty, Shreehari has developed a fine line of organic dried herbs … Continue reading

August 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Chinanshu Sharma, Jewelry Artist, Paarisha, Bangalore

Chinanshu Sharma is a mixed media jewelry artist based in Bangalore. A brilliant visualizer; she experiments with unexplored materials to create her statement pieces of jewelry. Let’s find out more about … Continue reading

August 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Makers: Deepa Choudhary – Madhurima Tongia, Co-founders, MOBORR, Bangalore

Two friends and their design label. The genesis of MOBORR, a slow fashion label for women is as interesting as their design aesthetics and line up. The team shares with us … Continue reading

August 23, 2017 · 2 Comments

Meet The Makers: Jayavardhan and Sujitha Jayavardhan, Designers and Founders, Two Horns, Chennai

Jayavardhan of TwoHorns, a leather design house in Chennai shares with us his venture, inspirations, team and his line up at the By Hand From The Heart Makers Market this … Continue reading

August 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Rashmi Singh, Designer & Founder, Studio Moya, Bangalore

Today on our Meet The Maker Series we feature Rashmi Singh, Founder, Studio Moya, based in Bangalore. Let’s find out more about her festive exclusive showcase and her venture. Read … Continue reading

August 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker:  Rama Srinivasan, Designer, Dakshin Studio, Bangalore

Today on the blog, we feature, Rama Srinivasan a craft and textitle enthusiast , dancer and design entrepreneur. Ram shares with us her new line up, inspirations and more about her … Continue reading

August 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Food Entrepreneur: Rahul Nahar, Jaipurya – The Desi Gourmet, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, food entrepreneur, Rahul Nahar of Jaipurya – The Desi Gourmet, Chennai.  Let’s find out more about his venture and his display at the By … Continue reading

August 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker:  Lakshana Leelakrishnan, Artisanal Soap Maker and Co Founder, Nakedly Yours, Cochin

Today on the blog we feature, artisanal soap maker Lakshana Leelakrishnan of Nakedly Yours.  The maker shares with us in detail about her bath and beauty products, her inspirations, her … Continue reading

August 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Benaazir Mukherjee, Founder & Designer, Benaazir, Bangalore

  On the blog today, we feature jewelry designer Benaazir of ‘Benaazir’. She shares in detail about her label, designs, inspirations and her showcase at the By hand From The … Continue reading

August 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Farmtrepreneurs: Santhosh – Vishnuram, Founders, Ultimate Cococs, Pollachi

Santhosh and Vishnu Of Ultimate Cococs are farmers first. Their father Madhu Ramakrishnan of Santhosh Farms is a veteran in organic and natural farming. From farming to coir products, the brothers have developed a wide array of gardening solutions with coconut coir.

August 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Farmtrepreneurs : Divya Pamuru and Sirisha Sumanth, Suvai, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, Divya Pamuru and Sirisha Sumanth, co-founders of Suvai based in Chennai – a farm to table venture. With first hand farming experience, the founders … Continue reading

August 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Artists: Rashmi & Rupak Munje, Chennai

Sister and brother, Rashmi and Rupak Munje will present “Togetherness” at the Makers Market this September. Let’s find out more about the siblings, their inspirations and their collective titled – … Continue reading

August 20, 2017 · 1 Comment

Meet The Maker: Arsheen Moosa, Footwear Designer & Founder, Pretty Random, Chennai

Accessory designer turned footwear designer Arsheen Moosa of Pretty Random is a NIFT graduate. Let’s find out more about her design venture, work inspirations and line up for the By … Continue reading

August 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Shreenithi, Crochet Artist, Crochet Love, Chennai

Shreenithi is a software engineer and a craft entrepreneur; who diligently works on her crochet orders over the weekends. She custom designs crochet miniatures and Amigurumi under her label Crochet … Continue reading

August 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Kuntal Desai, Artist & photographer, atelier KUNTAL, Chennai

Artist and photographer, Kuntal Desai is the founder of ‘atelier KUNTAL’ a design label that he started off with his wife.  Kuntal talks about his works, inspirations,  showcase at the By … Continue reading

August 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Divya Prasanna Kamath, Design Entrepreneur, handworkstudio, Bangalore

Divya Prasanna Kamath showcased for the first time in Chennai with us in 2016; we are more than excited to see her back at this edition with a wider range … Continue reading

August 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Ananya Vyas, Founder and Designer, Girl Thinks, Gurgaon

Today on the blog we feature Ananya Vyas of Girl Thinks. Ananya has been making paper jewelry for over 3 year from her studio in Gurgaon. A Fine Arts graduate, … Continue reading

August 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Shilpy Gupta, Potter & Founder, Ceramic Trail, Bangalore

Today on the blog we feature, Shilpy Gupta a potter and Founder of Ceramic Trail, Bangalore. Shilpy talks about her new line up, inspirations and more… lets’s find out!  About … Continue reading

August 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Tanuja, Artist and Founder, Shop with ‘Tanuja’, Bhubaneswar

Tanuja is a textile artist. She works from her quaint studio in Bhubaneswar. Her canvas is a  tote, tea towel or even a stole. Let’s find out more about the artist … Continue reading

August 17, 2017 · 2 Comments

Meet The Maker: Karima Dawoodani, Creative Head – Soul Works, Mumbai

Karima Dawoodani from Soul Works started a full time venture of designing dreamcatchers ever since she showcased a modest line up at a local flea market in Mumbai a few … Continue reading

August 16, 2017 · Leave a comment