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

The makers market event in Chennai aka Madras, Madurai & Coimbatore. Dedicated to handmade & design by independent talent, artisanal & homegrown labels.

Meet The Maker: Shashank, Murtle, Hyderabad

Today on the blog, we feature Shashank, Founder of  Murtle, a sustainable footwear brand based in Hyderabad. Tell us a bit about yourself.    I am Shashank, founder of Murtle … Continue reading

July 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Janhavi Kulkarni, Kale Nele, Bangalore

Today on the blog, we feature textile revivalist Janhavi Kulkarni, Founder of Kale Nele, based in Bangalore.   The Brand Kale Nele Kale (meaning art) and Nele (meaning shelter) in Kannada put together, … Continue reading

July 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Anjali Rao, Anjali Couture, Chennai

Today on the blog, we feature Anjali Rao, clothes designer and founder of Anjali Couture, a clothing studio, based in Chennai. 1. Tell us a bit about yourself.    I … Continue reading

July 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Monica Pandian, Sea & Me, Chennai

Today on the blog, we feature Sea & Me – makers of plant based soaps. The founder, Monica Pandian, shares her brand story.   As humans we all go through tough times during … Continue reading

July 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Ranjini Nair, Ta.Da, Bangalore

Today on the blog, we feature Ranjini Nair – Founder & Design Director  of ‘Ta.Da’,  a homegrown tableware brand based in Bangalore; specialised in illustrated tableware. A woman of few words, … Continue reading

July 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Nirjari Shah, Kitsch by Nik, Ahmedabad

Today on the blog, we feature Nirjari Shah, jewellery designer and Founder of Kitsch by Nik, based in Ahmedabad. Tell us a bit about yourself.    After finishing my graduation, … Continue reading

July 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Priyamvatha Ramani, The Happy Shop, Chennai

Today on the blog, we feature Priyamvatha Ramani – designer and founder of  The Happy Shop, a stationery and design studio based in Chennai   Tell us a bit about yourself. I am a designer by education … Continue reading

July 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Chinanshu Sharma, California

Today on the blog, we feature Chinanshu Sharma, an independent jewelry artist based in California. Tell us a bit about yourself. I am a jewelry designer, artist and entrepreneur who loves to travel and … Continue reading

July 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Aalie Tandon, 17th Art Street by Aalie Tandon, Bangalore

Today on the blog, we feature Bangalore based, fluid-artist & Resin-crafter, Aalie Tandon; she is also the Founder of 17th Art Street by Aalie Tandon which she runs with her unofficial integral Co-Founder, … Continue reading

July 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Shirali Patel,  Small IDEA, Ahemdabad

Today on the blog, we feature Shirali Patel, miniature artist and founder of Small IDEA, Ahemdabad.  1. Tell us a bit about yourself.    Hi I’m Shirali, a Bio-Chemist by … Continue reading

July 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Srividhya Prasad, Yours Fragrantly, Chennai

Today on the blog, we feature Srividhya Prasad, Candle maker and founder of Yours Fragrantly, a candle design studio based in Chennai. Tell us a bit about yourself.    I … Continue reading

July 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Arushi Gupta – Padma Kumar, My Grandmom’s Kitchen, Chennai

Today on the blog, we feature food entrepreneurs Arushi Gupta and Padma Kumar from My Grandmom’s Kitchen, a condiments start up, based in Chennai. My Grandmom’s Kitchen is an entrepreneurial … Continue reading

July 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Dipika Udhani, Adheera, Ahmedabad

Today on the blog, we feature Dipika Udhani, textile designer & founder of Adheera,  a sustainable clothing label based in Ahmedabad. “It began with an insouciant interest in learning tie … Continue reading

July 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Radhika Ravindran, MaLola- Nature Nurtures, Bangalore

Today on the blog, we feature Radhika Ravindran, Plant Lover, Holistic Health Practitioner, Herb Crafter and Founder of MaLola- Nature Nurtures, based in Bangalore. Why did you become a maker?  Why … Continue reading

July 18, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Sayalee Marathe, Aadyaa, Pune

Today on the blog, we feature Sayalee Marathe, silver jewellery designer and Founder of Aadyaa,  a silver jewellery design label based in Pune. 1.       Tell us a bit about yourself. I’m … Continue reading

July 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker:  Navdeep Kaur, Aagghhoo, Bangalore

Today on the blog, we feature Navdeep Kaur – Founder & Design Director  of ‘Aagghhoo’,  a homegrown clothing brand based in Bangalore; specialising in childrens wear and accessories.  1. Tell … Continue reading

July 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Uma Narayan, Umang Beads, Chennai

Today on the blog, we feature Uma Narayan, Founder and Curator at Umang Beads, a jewellery label founded in Chennai. Tell us a bit about yourself.    Although a botanist by … Continue reading

July 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Sunita Suhas, Indian Yards, Ooty

Today on the blog, we feature Sunita Suhas, quilt designer and founder of Indian Yards; Ooty. She shares with us, her brand story …     1. Tell us a bit about … Continue reading

July 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Madhu Reka, Hashtag Azhagi, Bangalore

Today on the blog, we feature Madhu Reka, textile designer maker and founder of Hashtag Azhagi; Bangalore. She shares with us, her brand story …               … Continue reading

July 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Arun Viswanathan, Chitra’m Craft Chocolates, Coimbatore

Today on the blog, we feature Arun Viswanathan, chocolatier and founder of Chitra’m Craft Chocolates, Coimbatore. He shares with us, his brand story …     Tell us a bit about yourself.  … Continue reading

July 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Sumithra, SewMe Dolls, Bangalore

Today on the blog, we feature Sumithra, doll maker and founder of SewMe Dolls; Bangalore. She shares with us, her brand story …   1. Tell us a bit about yourself.   … Continue reading

July 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Priyanka, Angia, Mumbai

Today on the blog, we feature Priyanka, Bra designer and Founder of Angia, based in Mumbai. Tell us a bit about yourself.  Hi, We are from Mumbai and make hand … Continue reading

July 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Porgai Artisans Association, Sittilingi

Dr.Lalitha Regi and a few member artisans share with us the story of Porgai Artisans Association, based in Tamil Nadu. Porgai is a society of 60 lambadi women artisans . The Lambadis were a nomadic tribe originally from north western india,.somewhere in the present Gujarat /Rajastan border.They migrated down with the Mughal army and settled in Maharashtra , Karnataka, Andra Pradesh and Tamilnadu. ‘Sittilingi’ valley is the 2 nd southernmost settlement of Lambadi community in India.

July 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Srutiza Mohanty, Risham Jewelry, Bangalore

Today on the blog, we feature Srutiza Mohanty, jewellery designer and founder of Risham Jewelry; Bangalore. She shares with us, her brand story …     Tell us a bit about … Continue reading

July 15, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Tanuja Ramani, Cloudy Sky Studio, Chennai

Today on the blog, we feature Tanuja Ramani, founder and artist – illustrator at Cloudy Sky Studio; Chennai. She speaks about her creative venture and her brand story …     1.Tell … Continue reading

July 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

A market in a garden villa

By Hand from the Heart Makers Market is back at our favourite quaint space, with a curated showcase of all things original, handmade and wholesome. Every label at the market … Continue reading

July 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Mridula Harihar, Full Fuse, Bangalore

  “Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher”, said William Wordsworth which echoes the aim of Full Fuse’s exhibit this time whose collection is inspired … Continue reading

August 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Lalaine Vellakat of Le Rustique, Mumbai

Today day on the blog we feature, Lalaine Vellakat, designer & maker of Le Rustique, Mumbai. She shares with us in brief about her venture and her jewelry line. Read … Continue reading

August 17, 2018

Meet The Maker: Shishu and Chetna, Madhubani Motifs

Shishu and Chetna, currently employed as software professionals and die-hard art lovers. Born and brought up in a traditional family involved with practicing Mithila art (Madhubani Painting), the sisters have developed a keen interest in folk art forms.

August 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Arshia Bhargava and Avishek Mandal of RIAS Clothing, Jaipur

Today on our Meet The Makers Series; we feature Arshia Bhargava and Avishek Mandal of Designers and Founders of RIAS Clothing, Jaipur;  The team shares with us in brief about their … Continue reading

August 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Sriparna Ray of Bhomra Design Co., Kolkota

Meet Sriparna Ray at By Hand From The Heart Makers Market August Edit in Chennai. Today on the blog the founder and designer of  Bhomra Design Co., Kolkota shares with … Continue reading

August 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Havisha Reddy of Somaras Foods, Chennai

Meet Founder and Head Snack Tester, Havisha of Somaras Foods,  Chennai. An engineer turned raw food entrepreneur, Havisha talks about her food venture and more. Read on… Tell us a bit … Continue reading

August 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Tejal Bajla – Akshay Jalan, 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

February 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

Chennai Event: Meet The Maker: Deepa Jadhav, Sew4Soul, Pune

Meet Deepa Jhadav, the founder of Sew 4 Soul. From handcrafted bags and clutches to travel wallets, Deepa makes it all at her home studio in Pune.
As Deepa mentions, “Sew4soul is an attempt to bring soul into a small piece of fabric”.

February 7, 2018 · Leave a comment
Advertisements