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There are enough reasons to celebrate in December.

There are enough reasons to celebrate in December. And this year, we bring in one more – a December Edition of our makers market. Our December market comes to you when there’s that ‘Madras Magic’ in the air. Continue reading There are enough reasons to celebrate in December.

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Ekta Doctor, WonkyWorks, Vadodara

Today on the blog, we feature fused glass artist Ekta Doctor of WonkyWorks, Vadodara. She shares in detail about her venture, workspace, projects and Wonky Works showcase at our event in Chennai – By Hand From The Heart Makers Market. … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Ekta Doctor, WonkyWorks, Vadodara

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Karthik Vaidyanathan, VARNAM, Bangalore

Today on our Meet The Maker blog series; we feature Karthik Vaidyanathan, VARNAM, Bangalore. Karthik will showcase VARNAM at By Hand From The Heart Makers Market, event in Chennai this February. Tell us a bit about yourself. I am from … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Karthik Vaidyanathan, VARNAM, Bangalore

Chennai Event:  Meet The Maker: Ramesh Manickam, Cozart, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature product designer, Ramesh Manickam of Cozart, Chennai. He shares with us in detail about his venture, design process and showcase at the Chennai event. A bit about yourself and the design company. Ramesh Manickam an … Continue reading Chennai Event:  Meet The Maker: Ramesh Manickam, Cozart, Chennai

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Madhuri Mehta, Fabwrap, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, Madhuri, principal illustrator &  founder of Fabwrap. She shares with us in brief about her venture and showcase at the makers market.  A bit about yourself and the design venture. I am a Fine … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Madhuri Mehta, Fabwrap, Chennai

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Saarus Nirhali, Glasshopper, Bangalore

Meet lawyer turned full time stained glass artist, Saarus Nirhali of Glasshopper, Bangalore, at By Hand From The Heart Makers Market this February. Today on the blog Saarus shares in brief about her venture a bit about herself. Read on… … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Saarus Nirhali, Glasshopper, Bangalore

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Spirit of the Earth, Chennai

Today on the blog, the story of Spirit of the Earth, Chennai. The team shares with us in detail about their organisation & showcase at our Chennai event. About the organisation. Spirit of the Earth is committed to increasing positive … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Spirit of the Earth, Chennai

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Sruti Ashok, Inai, Chennai

Meet slow fashion advocate and leather accessory designer, Sruti Ashok of Inai, at By Hand From The Heart Makers Market this February. In this feature Sruti shares with us her story, read on…  Tell us a bit about yourself. Hi, … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Sruti Ashok, Inai, Chennai

Chennai Event: Meet The Makers: Bharathi Ramesh & Sudha Sridhar, Fruits and Herbs, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature Bharathi & Sudha, the founders of Fruits and Herbs, a Chennai based Skin and Hair Care brand .  Let’s find out about their venture, inspirations and their line up of fresh and small batches … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Makers: Bharathi Ramesh & Sudha Sridhar, Fruits and Herbs, Chennai

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Sudha Sekhar, Madras Motifs, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, bagingineer Sudha Sekhar and founder of Madras Motifs, Chennai. Let’s find out more about this free spirited, bag designer and her venture. Her story…    Tell us a bit about yourself. A run a small … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Sudha Sekhar, Madras Motifs, Chennai

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Archana Sunil Kumar, Arcsun Art, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, artist  Archana Sunil Kumar at Arcsun Art, Chennai.  Archana will be participating at the Chennai edition of the makers market this February. Her story in detail…  A bit about yourself and your art venture. … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Archana Sunil Kumar, Arcsun Art, Chennai

Chennai Event: Meet The Makers: Anuradha Krishnamoorthy – Namrata Sundaresan, Käse, Chennai

At the makers market this February, 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 Anuradha , are clearly hands on folks who … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Makers: Anuradha Krishnamoorthy – Namrata Sundaresan, Käse, Chennai

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Anvikha Shukla, Anviksha, Ahmedabad

Today on the blog we feature, wire jewelry artist, Anviksha Shukla – Design Principal and Founder at ANVIKSHA, Chennai.  Anviksha will be participating at the Chennai edition of the makers market this February. Her story in brief…  A bit about … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Anvikha Shukla, Anviksha, Ahmedabad

Chennai Event:Meet The Maker: Mani Shanker Singh, Son Of A Noble SNOB, Bangalore

Mani Shanker Singh is the Design Principal and Founder of Son Of A Noble SNOB, Bangalore. Snippets from our archive – Let’s get to know about his design venture . Mani Shanker Singh will be at By Hand From The Heart … Continue reading Chennai Event:Meet The Maker: Mani Shanker Singh, Son Of A Noble SNOB, Bangalore

Chennai Event: Meet The Makers: Artisans of Kanimar, Mamallapuram

We chat up with Curtis “John” Degler who wrote to us about Kanimar. He shares with us in details about the artisan group in Mammallapuram and their showcase at our makers market. Tell us a bit about Kanimar and the artisans. … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Makers: Artisans of Kanimar, Mamallapuram

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Rashmi Singh, Studio Moya, Chennai

Today on our Meet The Maker Series we feature Rashmi Singh, Founder, Studio Moya, based in Bangalore. Snippets from our archive – with updates of her new collection at the February edition in Chennai. Tell us a bit about you … Continue reading Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Rashmi Singh, Studio Moya, Chennai

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 Heart Makers Market in September 2017. Her story…  Tell us a … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Fariha Begum, Founder and Designer, Terku, Chennai

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 on…  Tell us a bit about you and your design … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Rashmi Singh, Designer & Founder, Studio Moya, Bangalore

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 favourite picks, and her line up at the By Hand … Continue reading Meet The Maker:  Lakshana Leelakrishnan, Artisanal Soap Maker and Co Founder, Nakedly Yours, Cochin

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

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 yourself. Shilpy Gupta, a potter and artist, blends the magic … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Shilpy Gupta, Potter & Founder, Ceramic Trail, Bangalore

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 venture, work space, favourites picks at SNOB and his showcase … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Mani Shanker Singh, Fashion Designer and Founder, Son Of A Noble SNOB, Bangalore

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 what it like to work with multiple rural  artisans and … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Rashmi Singh, Founder, Studio Moya, Bangalore

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. ____________________________________________________________________________________ Title: Chocolate & Cheese: Unusual Pairings & Unique Flavour … Continue reading Schedule: Food Talks & Makers Talk

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 create paper flowers, hand illustrated cards. With a  dream at heart … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Greeshma Haridasan, Founder & Designer, pot of eARTh, Chennai

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 space and  what’s life like at Kaurwaki. Here’s their story. … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Neha & Rituparna, Designers, Kaurwaki – style & strength, Bangalore

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 food background?  My name is Umeshwari Machani. My husband (Srivardhan … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Umeshwari Machani & Srivardhan Sethuram, Founders, Monsoon Harvest, Coimbatore

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. Lets also  find out more about the chief potter Subramani – … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Subramani, Stoneware Potter, The Potter’s Shed Kodaikanal

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 journey so far, her inspirations and her maiden showcase at By … Continue reading Meet The Maker: M.Kalaivani, Artist / Fabric Designer, 56th Day, Goa

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 apply for September event, now! Follow this link:  https://goo.gl/forms/WdJRrYlTkVhe3rRi2 Visitors Information: Location – Crowne Plaza Chennai (Old Adyar Gate Hotel) Business Hours 10 – 8 | Free Entry | Open To All | Free Car Parking | Cards Accepted Continue reading 2017 Event Calendar for Chennai

Meet The Maker: Anju Nair, Wood & Yarn, Chennai

Anju Nair of Wood & Yarn, Chennai designs hand block printed textiles. Let’s find out more about her design venture and we look forward to seeing her stylist yet affordable range of sarees at our upcoming makers market event here in Chennai this … Continue reading Meet The Maker: Anju Nair, Wood & Yarn, Chennai