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

By Hand From The Heart is a Makers Market event in South India. Upcoming Events: 22nd Edition: 2nd – 3rd February '18 , Jenney Residency, Coimbatore. 23rd Edition: February '18 in Chennai.

Here’s to September!

By Hand From the Heart: Makers Market is a 2 day shopping marketplace for all things original in art, craft, food and lifestyle; presented by the makers from all across … Continue reading

July 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Vineeta Nair, Founder and Designer, Art&Light, Mumbai

Today on our Meet The Maker Series, we present Vineeta Nair of Artnlight, Mumbai. Vineeta wears many hats – she’s a blogger, design consultant, decoupage goddess, avid traveler and above … Continue reading

July 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Mani Shanker Singh, Fashion Designer and Founder, Son Of A Noble SNOB, Bangalore

Today on our Meet The Makers Series; we feature Mani Shanker Singh, Fashion Designer and Founder of Son Of A Noble SNOB, Bangalore. Let’s get to know about his design … Continue reading

July 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Varsha Devjani – Lajwanti Kulkarni, Designers and Founders, The Sufi Studio, Mumbai

Today on our Meet The Makers Series; we feature Varsha Devjani – Lajwanti Kulkarni, Designers and Founders, The Sufi Studio, Mumbai;  The team share with us in details about their venture, … Continue reading

June 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Rashmi Singh, 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 Rashmi’s journey into craft and product development; and … Continue reading

June 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Food Artisan: Fouziya Kutty, Founder, Fouziya’s Cooking, Chennai

Today on our Meet The Maker Series, we feature the story of home chef turned full time artisanal food entrepreneur, Fouziya Kutty.  Based in Chennai, Fouziya’s now two year old venture … Continue reading

June 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Razia Kunj, Jewellery Designer, Razia Kunj Art & Facts, Mumbai

Today on our Meet The Makers Series; we feature jewellery designer, Razia Kunj of Razia Kunj Art & Facts, Mumbai. Razia talks about her jewellery line, how it all started, her … Continue reading

June 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Schedule: Food Talks & Makers Talk

ALL TALKS ARE FREE . LIMITED SEATS. Location: By Hand From The Heart Makers Market – 20th Edition Crowne Plaza Adyar Park Chennai. 132, T.T.K Road, Alwarpet, Chennai – 600018. … Continue reading

June 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Minakshi Rathi, Designer, The Mojo Studio, Chennai

Today on our Meet The Makers Series, we feature Minakshi Rathi,  owner and principal designer at The Mojo Studio here Chennai. She specialises in textile based gifting and fashion accessories … Continue reading

June 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Kshama Adka, Artisanal Ice cream-maker & Founder, Shmoozie’s Ice Cream, Chennai

Kshama Adka runs a Chennai based artisanal ice-cream business, Shmoozie’s Hand-Crafted Ice Cream. Today we feature Kshama on our Meet The Makers series… A bit about you and what lead you … Continue reading

June 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Divya Vigneshwaran, Founder, Hastha, Chennai

Today on Meet the Makers we feature Divya Vigneshwaran of Hastha – a design label offering women apparels and accessories accented with block prints. The label is now steadily venturing … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Archana Avinash, Designer & Crystal Healer, Strings & Beads, Dubai

Archana Avinash chose her passion over her high paying daily job in 2011. Having been raised in the Middle East & being there for quite a period of her life, … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Greeshma Haridasan, Founder & Designer, pot of eARTh, Chennai

Today on Meet The makers series we feature,  Greeshma Haridasan,  from pot of eARTh, Chennai. An architect turned full time craft entrepreneur, Greeshma set up pot of eARTh  to design and … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · 1 Comment

Meet The Maker: Neha Murthy, Founder & Designer, Pachisi, Chennai

Today on our Meet The Maker Series we chat up with Founder & Designer, Neha Murthy of Pachisi in Chennai. Neha’s started off 2 years ago to create fabric based … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Farm to Table Entrepreneur: Sanjay Dasari, Co-Founder, SunnyBee, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, Sanjay Dasari, co-founder of Sunny Bee, Chennai – a farm to table venture. He shares with us his start up story, his mission and … Continue reading

June 16, 2017 · 1 Comment

Meet The Maker: Himani Grover, Founder & Designer, Chicory Chai, Gurgaon

Meet Himani Grover, iS the principal designer and founder of Chicory Chai, Gurgaon  a jewellery design studio based in Gurgaon. Let’s find out more about Himani’s label, her workspace, her … Continue reading

June 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet the Social Entrepreneur – Sridhar Lakshmanan, ecoLogin, Chennai

Meet Sridhar Lakshmanan of ecoLogin – the for-profit social enterprise that promotes rural and tribal products and services and “Basecamp” – the NGO arm of ecoLogin that undertakes developmental, educational and social research … Continue reading

June 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Chanchal Badsiwal, Founder & Designer, Chanchal, Bangalore

Today we feature,  designer principal Chanchal Badsiwal of Chanchal , Bangalore in our ongoing Meet The Maker Series featuring the participants at our July 2017 Makers Market. Chanchal talks about … Continue reading

June 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet the Maker: Shree Bharathi Devarajan, Founder and CEO, Nool By Hand, Erode

Today on Meet The Maker series we feature Shree Bharathi of Nool By Hand – a sustainable fashion label from Erode. Let’s find out more about her company, her weavers, … Continue reading

June 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Mrinalini Cariapa, Designer & Founder, Flames Of The Forest, Bangalore

Today on the blog we feature, Mrinalini Cariapa Founder of Flames Of The Forest, Bangalore; Mrinalini shares in brief her new line up, inspirations and more… lets’s find out!    … Continue reading

June 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Mridula Harihar, Glass Artist, Full Fuse, Bangalore

Glass artist, Mridula Harihar of Full Fuse talks about her display at the By Hand From The Heart Makers Market, her career highlights and her take on Make in India. With … Continue reading

June 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Karthikeyan Palanisamy and Harish Manoj Kumar, Tree to Bar Artisan Chocolate Makers, Soklet / Regal Chocolates,  Pollachi

Let’s find out more about Karthikeyan Palanisamy and Harish Manoj Kumar, of Soklet and Regal Chocolates from Pollachi. In this blog feature, the team shares their tree to bar artisan chocolate … Continue reading

June 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Neha & Rituparna, Designers, Kaurwaki – style & strength, Bangalore

Meet Neha & Rituparna, designers and founders of Kaurwaki – style & strength a textile design studio based in Bangalore. We chat up with the team about their textile design venture,  inspirations, work … Continue reading

June 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Umeshwari Machani & Srivardhan Sethuram, Founders, Monsoon Harvest, Coimbatore

Founders of Monsoon Harvest, Umeshwari Machani & Srivardhan Sethuram share with us their start-up story and their plans for the makers market. A bit about yourself.  Do you have a … Continue reading

June 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Dipti Ahuja & Dipna Daryanani, Founders, Love the World Today, Mumbai

Today on our Meet The Makers series we feature Dipti and Dipna, co-founders and designers at Love The World Today – a sustainable clothing label for children; Let’s find out more … Continue reading

June 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Pooja Sitharthan, Doodle Artist, SwitchOn, Chennai

We chat up with artist Pooja of SwitchOn; chirpy and fullon vibrant just like her doodles, Pooja loves to draw and make things in her home studio she lovingly addresses as … Continue reading

June 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet the Maker: Chinmayie, Founder, Soul, Bangalore

We chat up with Chinmayie, the founder of  Soul – India’s largest babywearing brand. In today’s Meet The Makers series, let’s find out more about her company, her inspirations and the collection … Continue reading

May 30, 2017

Meet The Maker: Subramani, Stoneware Potter, The Potter’s Shed Kodaikanal

Today on the Meet The Makers Series, we find out more about The Potters Shed. A stoneware pottery studio that was established as a social program to support the education for children from underprivileged backgrounds. … Continue reading

May 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: M.Kalaivani, Artist / Fabric Designer, 56th Day, Goa

We talk to Kalaivani about her passion for cyanotype printing and her creative venture – 56th Day, based in Goa. Let’s find out more about how it all began, her … Continue reading

May 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Meha Gupta, Jewellery Designer, Baby Baniya, Delhi

Meha Gupta designs whimsical jewellery under her brand name Baby Baniya . Let’s find out more about her works, inspirations and her jewellery collection she plans to showcase in Chennai with By Hand From The Heart makers market event.

May 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

2017 Event Calendar for Chennai

20th Edition – 7 – 8 July 2017 . Chennai – CLOSED 21st Edition – 8 – 9 September 2017 . Chennai – OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS. Vendor Information: makers can … Continue reading

May 10, 2017 · 2 Comments

Save The Date: Makers Market Chennai Event July 2017

Our opening act for 2017 will be held in JULY and this will be our 20th EDITION!! We are all excited and buzzing to present to you a gorgeous makers … Continue reading

April 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

2017 Call for Submissions – By Hand From The Heart

2017 – By Hand From The Heart – Call for Submissions We invite makers to showcase their original works at our makers market.  We are open to review applications from … Continue reading

October 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Sowmya Skandan and Vidya Balaje, Pickled Pumpkin, Chennai

Meet the foodpreneurs, Sowmya Skandan and Vidya Balaje of Pickled Pumpkin – meal planners catering to Chennai’s health conscious foodies, who enjoy nutritious and flavorsome balanced meals, delivered at their … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · Leave a comment