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Upcycle, upstage, upmarket: the year's new fashion mantra

The key factor is creative vision when it comes to reusing materials for high-street fashion

Published on 31st March 2017
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Slow fashion brand Rossbelle urges you to rethink fashion choices with their spring line

Part of the India chapter of Fashion Revolution Global, the year-old Chennai-based brand is also part of a larger group of brands prioritising  ethical fashion on social media

Published on 5th May 2017
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Desically Ethnic celebrates recycled weaves with Project Upcycle

Why waste? Sustainable fashion festival Project Upcycle by e-portal Desically Ethnic offers prêt and accessories crafted from recycled weaves

Published on 4th August 2017
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These women are making a strong case for eco-conscious living with soaps, upcycled products and home linen

Meets the founders of Common Oxen, Olie and Rimagined

Published on 29th September 2017
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This Thrissur-based artisan makes upcycled puzzles inspired by age-old designs 

A result of finely balanced-equations from both mathematics and masonry, each of this 38-year-old’s toys take up to three days to complete. 

Published on 8th December 2017
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Homegrown label Madraskarri uses soda caps and stained glass shards to make upcycled jewellery  

With designs for both men and women, Nidhi’s line of upcycled accessories includes colourful handcrafted finger rings, pendants, and bracelets.

Published on 1st June 2018
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Masterclass on Upcycled Merchandise

Studio Auroville to teach how to reuse merchandise

Published on 5th January 2019
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Masterclass on Upcycle of Food 

  City chef  will show how to stop the wastage and reuse the leftover food   

Published on 5th January 2019
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Review: Check out Sarvada by Three and Five Clothing that fuses traditional textiles with modern cuts

The gota embroidery and mirror work on fabrics like brocade, Kota silk and Chanderi jacquard give these outfits a vintage edge

Published on 22nd March 2019
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Bengaluru’s first artisanal paper studio Oorjaa makes its debut in Chennai, at The Purple Turtles 

At the Purple Turtles in Chennai, you can find a wide array of products similar to the product range in Bengaluru

Published on 24th May 2019
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Malvika Vaswani pushes the boundaries of sustainability with her new collection, Sisho

Armed with beetroot juice as the make-up for models and cotton dyed with food and floral waste as the apparel, each of the images of the look book was created using natural light

Published on 31st May 2019
Notebooks at Tilonia Bazaar

Find everything from jholas to boxes made out of iPad covers at the Tilonia Bazaar, a two-day pop-up

The pop-up will also have a quaint collection of souvenirs collected by the curator over his travels around the world 

Published on 31st May 2019
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Check out Mallika Reddy’s range of sustainable totes and duffel bags made from industrial waste

We first came across her new collection at the Slow Fashion Collective, an exhibition held in the city recently. 

Published on 15th November 2019
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Bombay Trooper’s latest collection converts upcycled Army tents into chic travel accessories  

As to preserve the story behind each piece, the fabrics retain their original camouflage shades of green, brown and grey and bear distinct weathering marks from their previous use

Published on 6th December 2019

Fashion special: Lakme Gen Next designer Chandrima Agnihotri debuts with a stunning glocal edit

Chandrima Agnihotri, who is all set to debut her collection at LFW S/R 2020, plays up the idea of indigenous hand embroidery on Western silhouettes

Published on 24th January 2020

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