What Is It?

Discover Cotton is an event organised by The Registry of Sarees, where the story of one of the most common {and loved} fabrics of the country takes centre stage. All about cotton and how it weaves magic {see what we did there?} on us all, you’ll get to hear the story of cotton through the eyes of those who make it.

Who Is It For?

Would you like to know the history behind your favourite saree? Or your favourite kurta? Then this event is for you.  Plus, anyone who’s like to listen to how cotton goes from field to fabric, as told by those in the trade of cotton weaving. And most importantly? If you’re looking to buy material, kurtas or saree, arm yourself with cash or card and make your way here.

Why Should I Go For It?

shopping the registry of sarees traditional weaving

Source: The Registry of Sarees

At the Discover Cotton event, Vijayalakshmi Nachiar, co-founder and creative director of Ethicus, a label that creates handcrafted, artisanal cotton sarees} and Rajib Debnath {expert on Muslin Jamdani sarees} will talk about the evolution of cotton. After the talk, you can take home some exquisite cotton sarees as well. So what are you thinking about? Just clear out your calendar.

When: Friday, 17 June

Where: 13th Floor Lounge, MG Road

Timings: 10.30am – 4pm

Contact: +91 9686354864

Find the event on Facebook here.

Featured image via: The Registry of Sarees