Pre-Diwali Khadi & Handloom festival

Restore invites you to a Pre-Diwali Khadi & Handloom festival

Saturday October 11th 2014

Featuring:

a new Tula range of Desi bio-cotton fabric and garments for men and women with a focus on korra (unbleached) cotton – grown, woven and designed in Karnataka.

women’s tops, off-white denim fabric and thick off-white fabric suitable for making pants or salwars –  non-GM cotton seeds, natural dye block-prints, from Weaver Bird – Gujarat

bio-cotton, women’s garments and sarees with Lambadi tribal embroidery from Porgai – Sittlingi, Tamil Nadu

Program

10 am to 6 pm: exhibition and sale

3 pm – 4.30 pm: Is an eco-friendly, ecologically light garment a distant dream? – a presentation on hand spinning, hand weaving, natural dyeing and their impacts on livelihoods and environment by Ananthoo, Tula VENUE: at reStore – 150/3 ECR Kottivakkam Chennai 41

Note: reStore Saturday vegetable & fruit market will take place as usual on Oct 11th starting around 11.30 am. We request you to make your purchases either before or after and join us for the talk from 3 to 4.30 pm.