Of exquisite handicrafts and handlooms from Orissa
This festive season, shop for a range of handcrafted delights from Orissa. Choose from stone work items, silver filigree work, Pipli applique craft work, horn craft, dhokra tribal craft, metal work and fabulous textiles at the Orissa Craft Utsav organised by Arts and Crafts Expositions.
Katki and Sambalpur saris in a fascinating variety of ‘ikat weaves’ and colours, cast their spell with traditional motifs such as birds and animals, fish, sea shells and temple shikharis.
There are also patachitras, brass and metal artefacts, wall hangings and figurines.
The expo, on at Vijay Raja Kalyana Mandap, Shastri Nagar (opp: Telephone Exchange), Adyar, concludes on September 25.