The scoop

If you love Kalamkari, Dwaraka (Development of Weavers and Rural Artisans in Kalamkari Art) is the place to shop at. Bags, purses, stationary, lamps, jewellery boxes, wall art,  and more can be scored at very reasonable prices.

The style

Hand drawn like the name suggests, kalam (pen) – kari(craftsmanship) with vegetable dyes. The work is inspired by nature and Indian mythology. The colours are vibrant and earthy.

What we love

Their bags with Kalamkari fabric in different styles and traditional wall art with narratives from Indian mythology.

Who it’s for

Anyone who loves all things handmade, textile and handicraft. At Dwaraka, you will find it on bags, clothes, stationary, wall art and much more.


Their wall art pieces make for beautiful gifts and are easy on the pocket. You can hang it as it is or frame them in wood.

Where: Find a Dwaraka near you here.

When:  Monday to Saturday 10am-8pm. Sunday 10am-4pm

Price: INR 150 upwards

Find them on Facebook here.

Check out their website here.